Ian ARMSTRONG, The bath Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

The bath 1988 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1992, second edition printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: white wove Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right, 'WHATMAN [inversed]'.
Edition State: 2nd state; published state
Impression: 3/6
Edition: 1st edition unknown published in 1988; 2nd edition of 6 published in 1992

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '88'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/6/2'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.4 h x 12.4 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 23.3 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 2012.1669
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.