Ian ARMSTRONG, Poached eggs and coffee Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Poached eggs and coffee 1976 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artists' proof
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '76'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Poached eggs and coffee'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'P'.
Dimensions: plate-mark a) 25.2 h x 16.4 w cm plate-mark (b) 25.2 h x 16.4 w cm plate-mark (overall) 25.2 h x 33.4 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 38.2 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 2012.1719
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.