Painting book XXXVIII  Coruscations and corrosions
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 XXXVIII  Coruscations and corrosions, Perth, 2000.
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Ink) and synthetic polymer paint (Matisse acrylic) 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 and dated page 1 upper centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower. / 17/12/2000 -'.
Titled page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '"CORUSCATIONS + CORROSIONS" [underlined]'.
Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XXXVIII [vertically along spine]'.
Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XXXVIII [lines above and below text]'.
Inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '100 Paintings -(Liquid Spectrum/ 'Mattise' micaceous acrylic)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
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
: Gift of the artist 2013.
100 Works for 100 Years. Accession No
: NGA 2013.4446 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.