Ian ARMSTRONG, Sculptor's model. Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Sculptor's model. 1969 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate. Support: thin smooth cream wove 100% cotton paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'C.M. FABRIANO - 100/100 COTONE.'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong / '69'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Sculptors Model''. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '7-15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 25.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 42.0 h x 42.6 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 2012.1641
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.