Ian ARMSTRONG, Memories of childhood. Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Memories of childhood. 1973 Title Notes: title and date provided by artist's estate.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate. Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove TH Saunders paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'TH SAUN[DERS]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 15/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong'. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '15/15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.4 h x 40 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 38.0 h x 28.4 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 2012.1732
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.