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Brian BLANCHFLOWER

Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXXVI [36] Clouds, then and now 2000 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black matte acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXXVI [36] Clouds, then and now, 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 page 1 lower left in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower.'. Dated page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '11.8.2000 - 29.9.2000'. Titled page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '"CLOUDS, THEN AND NOW" [underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXXVI [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXXVI [lines above and below text]'. Inscribed front cover verso lower left in black pencil, '108 Paintings'. Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '(T.N.LAWRENCE HOVE SUSSEX U.K.)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 18.0 h x 20.3 w x 1.4 d cm book (open) 18.0 h x 40.7 w x 1.4 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4444
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.