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Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Brisbane street 1974 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium weight off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right corner, 'ARCHES / FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '74'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Brisbane Street'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '7/15'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right corner in blue ball-point pen, '45'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '98'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.2 h x 56.2 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 59.6 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 2012.1717
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.