Ian ARMSTRONG, Dargo Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Dargo 2001 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in green ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium weight smooth pale tan paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/?
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '01'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'dargo'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark, '3'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.4 h x 29.8 w cm sheet 36.4 h x 50.0 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 2012.1588
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.