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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXVIII [28] Day-book 1997 to 1998 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXVIII [28] Day-book, Perth, 1997-98.
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. / 20.12.97 [arrow pointing right] / 18.4.98'. Titled page 1 lower centre in black pencil, '"DAY-BOOK" [underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXVIII [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXVIII [lines above and below text]'. Inscribed page 1 lower right in black pencil, '(92 paintings)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 28.0 h x 21.4 w x 2.4 d cm book (open) 28.0 h x 40.5 w x 2.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4436
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.