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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XCII [92] 2010 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with black matte acrylic-coated cover and gilt text on back cover lower centre, 'Milini / 150 gsm acid free, genuine drawing cartridge', containing multiple colour studies by Brian Blanchflower.

Collection Title: Blanchflower, Brian. Painting book XCII [92], Perth, 2010.
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 centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower / 22/2/2010 - 26/4/2010'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XCII [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XCII'. inscribed page 1 lower left to lower right in black pencil, '106 paintings - (Liquid Spectrum Inks)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4500 [vertically along margin]'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 21.7 h x 27.0 w x 2.0 d cm book (open) 21.7 h x 53.0 w x 2.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4500
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.