Ian ARMSTRONG, Nocturne Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Nocturne 1955 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/2
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Nocturne'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 9-15'. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left corner in black pencil, '429'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 33.8 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 2012.1671
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.