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Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1952


Crossover 1974 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1997, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate. Support: thick textured cream wove T.H. Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp: right edge, 'TH SAUNDERS ENGLAND'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 3

Edition Notes: Created 1974 (edition unknown), new edition 1997. Printed by Bill Young. Source: Perry, Peter. 'Ian Armstrong Retropective 1941-1998. Castlemaine: Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 1999.
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '"Crossover"'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.4 h x 22.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 67.8 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 2012.1645
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.