Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Mother and child. 1984 Title Notes: title provided by the artist's estate.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint and plate-tone, printed in mauve ink, from one plate. Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: unpublished state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong / '84'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 28.4 h x 17.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 37.7 h x 28.4 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 2012.1642
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.