Ian ARMSTRONG, Shopping Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Shopping 1976 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1992, second edition publised
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching 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: Two editions, 1976, 2 artist's proofs; 1992, 2 artist's proofs.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '76'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'P'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.6 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 37.4 h x 29.6 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 2012.1721
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.