Emma Minnie BOYD, (Forest scene) [recto] (Portrait of woman - self portrait?) [verso] Enlarge 1 /1

Emma Minnie BOYD

Harkaway, Victoria, Australia 1858 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1936

  • England, Europe 1890-92

(Forest scene) [recto] (Portrait of woman - self portrait?) [verso] c.1876
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of portraits, domestic scenes, streetscapes and landscapes
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper drawing in pen and brown ink Support: thick white wove Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, ‘WHATMAN / 1873 [partially on some sheets]'.

Primary Insc: Recto not dated. Dated verso in pen and ink, 'April 18th / 1878'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: sheet 12.8 h x 18.5 w cm sheet 18.5 h x 12.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1970
Accession No: NGA 70.65.52AB
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, July 1970.