Ian ARMSTRONG, Printmaker (John Dent) Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Printmaker (John Dent) 1996 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 2001, second edition
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink, from one plate. Support: thin smooth off-white 100% cotton Fabriano wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'C.M. FABRIA[NO 100/100 COTTON]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/?
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: First edition published 1996. Edition of 8. Second edition published in 2001. 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, ''Printmaker''. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 19.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 49.6 h x 35.1 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 2012.1596
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.