Painting book XXIV  A book of skies
1997 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.
Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXIV  A book of skies, Perth, 1997.
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. / 22.2.97 - 16.5.97'.
Titled page 1 lower left in black pencil, '"A BOOK OF SKIES" [underlined by squiggly line]'.
Inscribed centre spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXIV [vertically along spine]'.
Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXIV [lines above and below text]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
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
: Gift of the artist 2013.
100 Works for 100 Years. Accession No
: NGA 2013.4432 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.