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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book L [50] 2001 to 2002 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 L [50], Perth, 2001-02.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Inks), pencil and pen and ink 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 / 14.11.01 - 2.1.02'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'L [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'L [lines above and below text]'. inscribed page 1 lower left to lower right in black pencil, '113 Paintings (Liqd. Specm. + pencil/biro)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 15.5 h x 10.9 w x 1.8 d cm book (open) 15.4 h x 20.7 w x 2.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4458
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.