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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXXIV [34] Turbulent floccations 2000 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXXIV [34] Turbulent floccations, Perth, 2000.
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. / 6.2.2000 - 18.5.2000 / (Brighton, UK - 15/4/2000 - 18/5/2000)'. Titled page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '"Turbulent Floccations" [underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXXIV [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXXIV [lines above and below text]'. Inscribed front cover vero upper right in black pencil, '34'. Inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '198 Paintings'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 15.3 h x 23.2 w x 2.2 d cm book (open) 15.3 h x 44.6 w x 2.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4442
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.