Ian ARMSTRONG, The balcony Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

The balcony 1968
Collection Title: Hospital series, 1968.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove CM Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'NE [fragment].
Edition State: published state
Impression: 5/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong 68'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '5-10'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.2 h x 11.6 w cm sheet 19.0 h x 18.8 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 2012.1699
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.