Painting book VII  Atmospheres
1988 to 1991 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover decorated in metallic silver polka dots, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.
Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book VII  Atmospheres, Perth, 1988-91.
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour 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 page 1 lower centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower.'.
Dated front cover verso upper centre in black pencil, '19/7/88 - 4/12/91 [underlined]'.
Titled page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '"ATMOSPHERES" [underlined by squiggly line]'.
Inscribed centre spine in metallic silver marker, 'VII [vertically along spine]'.
Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'VII [lines above and below text]'.
Inscribed page 1 centre left to lower right in black pencil, '"STATIONS OF THE CROSS" [underlined] (6) / 21/11/88 - 9.12.88 / "BELIEF SYSTEMS" [underlined] / 22/12/88 - 16.5.89 / "ZONES/FORMS" [underlined] / 26.5.89 - 23.1.90 / "Homage to Xendris [illegible]" [underlined] 3.7.91 - 4.12.91'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
book (closed) 21.8 h x 14.1 w x 2.3 d cm book (open) 21.7 h x 26.8 w x 2.6 d cm
: Gift of the artist 2013.
100 Works for 100 Years. Accession No
: NGA 2013.4415 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.