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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XXXVII [37] Soul (in memory of Giaciuto Scelsi) 2000 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XXXVII [37] Soul (in memory of Giaciuto Scelsi), 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. / 5/10/2000 - 13/12/2000'. Titled page 1 upper left in black pencil, '"SOUL" [underlined] - / (in memory of Giaciuto Scelsi)'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXXVII [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXXVII [lines above and below text]'. Inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '210 PAINTINGS -'. Inscribed page 1 lower right in black pencil, 'Liquid Spectrum/Inks/Micaceous acrylic'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 28.6 h x 22.0 w x 2.5 d cm book (open) 28.6 h x 43.0 w x 2.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4445
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.