Brian BLANCHFLOWER, Painting book C [100] Grey Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book C [100] Grey 2011 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book C [100] Grey, Perth, 2011.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Inks) and synthetic polymer paint Support: sketchbook containing sheets of thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated page 3 lower centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower. / 1.11.11 - 28.12.11'. Titled page 3 lower centre in black pencil, '"GREY" [underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'C [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'C [underlined]'. Inscribed page 3 lower centre in black pencil, '146 paintings - (Liquid Spectrum Inks)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4508 [vertically along border]'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 30.7 h x 21.8 w x 3.0 d cm book (open) 30.4 h x 41.6 w x 3.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4508
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Image rights: © Brian Blanchflower 2011
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.