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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XLVII [47] 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 XLVIII [47], Perth, 2001.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Ink) 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 page 1 upper centre above image in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower.[underlined]'. dated page 1 lower centre below image in black pencil, '19.8.2001 - / 18.9.2001' [underlined]. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XLVII [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XLVII [lines above and below text]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 13.8 h x 15.1 w x 1.8 d cm book (open) 13.8 h x 29.4 w x 2.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4455
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.