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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XCI [91] Asha 2009 to 2010 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black semi-gloss acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XCI [91] Asha, Perth, 2009-10.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in colour inks (Liquid Spectrum Inks) and synthetic polymer paint Support: sketchbook containing sheets of thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated page 3 upper left in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower / 14/12/09 - 20/2/2010'. Titled page 3 upper left in black pencil, '"ASHA" [underlined]'. Inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XCI [vertically along spine]'. Inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XCI [underlined]'. Inscribed page 3 lower left in black pencil, '114 paintings'. Inscribed page 3 lower right in black pencil, '(Liquid Spectrum Inks)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4499 [vertically along border]'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 30.5 h x 21.6 w x 2.4 d cm book (open) 30.3 h x 41.5 w x 2.6 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4499
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.