Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Shadows [Shadows France] 1988 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1992, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour with plate-tone, from two plates Support: medium weight textured white wove RKB paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre left edge, 'RKB [fleur-de-lis]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/?
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong 1992'. Titled centre at papers edge in black pencil, ''Shadows''. Inscribed centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Paris '88'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark, '8'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 37.6 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1578
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.