Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999
- England, Australia, Italy from 1959
1978 or 1979
Collection Title: Illustrations for Hope, A.D. The drifting continent and other poems. Canberra, Brindabella Press, 1979
Materials & Technique:
drawings, cardboard; ink drawing in pen and black ink and brush and black ink wash Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black ink pen, 'AB'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, ''The [erased] Hills''.
Inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '[upward pointing arrow]'.
Inscribed verso upper right in red pencil, '5 [circled]'.
Inscribed verso upper right in red pencil, 'p 15'.
Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '1 [circled]'.
Incribed verso upper centre on rectangular white self-adhering label with typewriter, 'THE DRIFTING CONTINENT - - Boyd / No. 5 / Reduce to 75% / Line and tone'.
paper 24.0 h x 16.6 w cm sheet 24.2 h x 16.6 w cm
: Gift of the artist, 1981. Accession No
: NGA 81.2151 Image rights
: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust
- Gift to the Australian National gallery, from the artist, Canberra, July 1981.