Painting book XLIII 
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 XLIII , Perth, 2001.
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum 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 and dated page 1 upper left in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower / 14/4/2001 - 8/5/2001'.
inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XLIII [vertically along spine]'.
inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XLII [lines above and below text]'.
inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '55 Paintings'.
inscribed page 1 lower right in black pencil, '(Liquid Spectrum)'.
inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4451 [vertically along margin]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
book (closed) 21.9 h x 26.8 w x 1.9 d cm book (open) 21.9 h x 52.3 w x 2.0 d cm
: Gift of the artist 2013.
100 Works for 100 Years. Accession No
: NGA 2013.4451 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.