Ian ARMSTRONG, Alpha. Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Alpha. 1970 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil. Support: very thin smooth cream wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '70'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, '"Alpha"'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 12.1 h x 16.0 w cm sheet 15.3 h x 19.2 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 2012.1736
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.