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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXVII [27] 1997 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXVII [27], Perth, 1997.
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 / 27/9/97 - / 19/12/97 [underlined]'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXVII [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXVII [lines above and below text]'.
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 2013.4435
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.