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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXX [30] 1998-99 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXX [30], Perth, 1998-99.
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 - / 10.9.99 [arrow pointing right] 11.1.99'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXX [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXX [underlined]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 28.1 h x 21.2 w x 2.4 d cm book (open) 28.1 h x 41.4 w x 2.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4438
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.