Ian ARMSTRONG, Waterhole Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Waterhole 2001 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in green ink, from one plate. Support: thin smooth off-white wove 100% cotton Fabriano paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre right of paper's edge, 'C.M. FABRIANO 100/100 COTTON'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown; one artist's proof

Primary Insc: Not dated. Not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscription.
Tertiary Insc: Blindstamp by artist's estate with facsimile artist's signiture lower right below plate-mark, 'Ian Armstrong'. Blindstamp of the artist's estate lower left corner, 'CERTIFIED AS AN ORIGINAL WORK BY IAN ARMSTRONG BY THE TRUSTEES OF THE IAN ARMSTRONG ESTATE'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.0 h x 19.7 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 49.6 h x 35.2 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 2012.1592
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.