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Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

Painting book XCVIII [98] 2011 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 XCVIII [98], Perth, 2011.
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 lower centre in black pencil, 'Brian Blanchflower. / 19.6.11 - 4.7.11'. not titled. inscribed upper spine in metallic silver marker, 'XCVIII [vertically along spine]'. inscribed front cover verso upper left in black pencil, 'XCVIII'. inscribed page 3 lower centre in black pencil, '114 paintings (Liquid Spectrum Inks)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed back cover verso lower left in black pencil, '2013.4506 [vertically along border]'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 30.4 h x 21.6 w x 2.0 d cm book (open) 30.3 h x 42.0 w x 2.2 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4506
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian Blanchflower, Perth, 2013.