Painting book XXIII 
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 , Perth, 1996-97.
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]'.
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.
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
: 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.