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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXII [22] Black 1996 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXII [22] Black, Perth, 1996.
Place made: 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 and dated page 1 upper left in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower / 17.9.96 - 12.12.96'. Titled page 1 centre left in black pencil, '"BLACK" [encircled]'. Inscribed centre spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXII [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXII [lines above and below text] (Bedfordale W.A.)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 15.3 h x 23.3 w x 2.2 d cm book (open) 15.4 h x 45.1 w x 2.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4430
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.