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Arthur BOYD

Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure with bouquet in suburban street. [Man with flowers [see tertiary inscriptions]] between 1960 and 1965 Title Notes: title from [Catalogue raisonné] Tadgell, Christopher. Arthur Boyd drawings 1934-1970. p. 171.
Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in reed-pen and black ink Support: thick smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Edition Notes: This drawing is after a Boyd drawing, in the NGA collection - accession number 75.3.1494. There is also a Boyd painting of the same subject in the NGA collection - accession number 75.3.19.
Primary Insc: signed lower right within image in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper left backing board of frame in black pencil, '777A'. inscribed verso upper centre backing board of frame in black fibre-tipped pen, 'MAN WITH FLOWERS by ARTHUR BOYD'. inscribed verso upper right backing board of frame on white rectangular self-adhesive label printed in black ink, '229'.
Dimensions: image 48.8 h x 62.9 w cm sheet 50.0 h x 63.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Diana Walder OAM Bequest 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1142
  • Bequeathed to the National Gallery of Australia, from Diana Walder, Sydney, 2015.