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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXXV [35] 2000 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black matte acrylic-coated cover and gilt text on back cover lower centre, 'DALER-ROWNEY / 150 g/m² acid free cartridge paper', containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXXV [35], 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 Daler-Rowney 150g/m² acid free cartridge paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed page 1 lower left in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower'. Dated page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '19.5.2000 (Brighton, U.K.) / -26.5.2000 (" ") / [arrow pointing right] 31.5.2000 - 10.8.2000 / (Bedfordale)'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXXV [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXXV [lines above and below text]'. inscribed front cover verso lower left in black pencil, '119 Paintings ('Golden' acrylic, 'Matisse Flow' / acrylic + Paint Markers)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 30.4 h x 21.4 w x 2.2 d cm book (open) 30.4 h x 42.6 w x 2.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4443
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.