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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXIII [23] 1996 to 1997 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXIII [23], Perth, 1996-97.
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 centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower. / 15/12/96 - / 19.2.97 [underlined]'. not titled. inscribed centre spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXIII [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXIII [lines above and below text] (Bedfordale W.A.)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 21.7 h x 14.2 w x 1.8 d cm book (open) 21.6 h x 27.5 w x 2.3 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4431
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.