Ian ARMSTRONG, Koala Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Koala 1964 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: 3/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '64'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Koala'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 3-6'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.2 h x 13.4 w cm sheet 18.8 h x 17.2 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 2012.1681
Subject: Australia, Animal: Koala
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.