Ian ARMSTRONG, Self portrait Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Self portrait 1967 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove TH Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'TH SAU [fragment].'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3-12'. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '14'. Insribed on self adhering glossy white sticker upper right corner in black ball-point pen, '14.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.6 h x 12.2 w cm sheet 12.2 h x 19.8 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 2012.1688
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.