Painting book LI  Against black
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 LI  Against black, Perth, 2002.
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Inks and Uni Paint Markers) 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 centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower / 6.1.2002 - 8.2.2002'.
Titled page 1 upper centre in black pencil, '"Against Black" [underlined]'.
Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'LI [vertically along spine]'.
Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'LI (51)'.
Inscribed page 1 lower left to lower right in black pencil, '98 paintings - (Liquid Spectrum/Uni-Paint Markers)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4459 [vertically along margin]'.
book (closed) 21.6 h x 26.9 w x 1.8 d cm book (open) 21.6 h x 52.6 w x 2.0 d cm
: Gift of the artist 2013.
100 Works for 100 Years. Accession No
: NGA 2013.4459
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.