Ian ARMSTRONG, Oriental nude Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Oriental nude 1987 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks. Support: thin smooth off-white wove Arches paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES 88 / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '87'. not titled. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '2/7'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 36.6 h x 26.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.0 h x 38.0 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 2012.1614
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.