Ian ARMSTRONG, Dancer Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Dancer 1996 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint with sugar-lift aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate. Support: thin smooth cream wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '96'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '"Dancer"'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/10.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.1 h x 12.1 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 37.6 h x 19.2 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 2012.1595
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.