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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book LXX [70] Oceanic 2006 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book LXX [70] Oceanic, Perth, 2006.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen (Universal Paint Markers) and colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Inks) Support: sketchbook containing sheets of thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated page 1 upper left in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower / 3/2/06 - 13/5/06'. Titled page 1 upper left in black pencil, '"OCEANIC"[underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'LXX [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'LXX [underlined]'. Inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '200 paintings (Uni Paint-markers, Liquid Spectrum Inks)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 28.5 h x 22.0 w x 2.6 d cm book (open) 28.6 h x 43.2 w x 2.6 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4478
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.