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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXXI [31] Skies/scans 1999 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXXI [31] Skies/scans, Perth, 1999.
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. / 18.1.99 [arrow pointing right] 7.5.99'. Titled page 1 centre in black pencil, '"SKIES/SCANS"[underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXXI [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXXI [lines above and below text]'. Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4439 [vertically along margin]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 20.4 h x 28.2 w x 2.3 d cm book (open) 20.4 h x 54.4 w x 2.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4439
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.