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Arthur Merric BOYD

Opoho, New Zealand 1862 – Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1940

  • Australia from 1886
  • England, Europe 1890-92

The long ship's light, Lands End c.1891 Place made: England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: Signed below plate-mark lower right in black pencil, 'A M Boyd'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.5 h x 17.7 w cm sheet (sight) 14.4 h x 18.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1176
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Collection of Ron Nott, Melbourne until 2011
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Bridget McDonnell Gallery, Melbourne, August 2011;
  • From the exhibition, 'Australian etchings' Melbourne: Bridget McDonnell: Hampton, 11 June - 2 July 2011, no.5.