Ian ARMSTRONG, Women in twilight Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Women in twilight 1974 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1994, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, sugar-lift aquatint and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artists' proof
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Created 1974 (edition unknown), new edition 1997. Printed by Bill Young. Source: Perry, Peter. 'Ian Armstrong Retropective 1941-1998. Castlemaine: Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 1999.
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Women at twilight'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: Printers blindstamp lower left corner
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 42.4 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 56.0 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 2012.1718
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.