Ian ARMSTRONG, La muse inspiratrice Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

La muse inspiratrice 1985 Place made: France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate. Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong 85'. Titled upper left within printed image in printed black ink, 'La muse inspiratrice'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.0 h x 10.2 w cm sheet 40.1 h x 11.2 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 2012.1655
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.