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Brian BLANCHFLOWER

Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book LXXII [72] 2006 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 LXXII [72], Perth, 2006.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Inks) 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 / 3/8/06 - 5/10/06'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'LXXII [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'LXXII'. inscribed page 1 lower left in black pencil, '100 Paintings (Liquid Spectrum Inks)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 30.4 h x 21.4 w x 1.9 d cm book (open) 30.3 h x 41.5 w x 2.2 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4480
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.