Painting book XL  Human stains
2001 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 XL  Human stains, Perth, 2001.
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Specturm Ink and Quink) 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 / 21.2.2001 - 16.3.2001'.
Titled page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '"Human Stains" [underlined]'.
Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XL [vertically along spine]'.
Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XL [lines above and below text]'.
Inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '92 Paintings.'.
Inscribed page 1 lower right in black pencil, 'Liq. Spectrum/Quink/Matisse / Mic. acrylic'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
book (closed) 21.7 h x 15.2 w x 1.6 d cm book (open) 21.7 h x 29.5 w x 1.9 d cm
: Gift of the artist 2013.
100 Works for 100 Years. Accession No
: NGA 2013.4448 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.