Arthur BOYDJohn WATSON, The gift of a lamb. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

John WATSON

born 1923

printer, lithographic

The gift of a lamb. (1965)
Collection Title: T.S.R. Boase, St Francis of Assisi, with 16 lithographs by Arthur Boyd. London: Thames & Hudson, 1968.
Page: no.12
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove Cranbrook paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Handmade' and 'Cranbrook'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower left below printed image black pencil, '6 - 25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'The Gift of a Lamb' - writing not recognised. Label verso lower left, ''Arthur Boyd Australia/The Gift of a Lamb /Lithograph 11-25/National Collection, Australia' Franz Philipp 'Arthur Boyd', cat. section 15'.
Dimensions: 56.4 h x 78.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.78
Image rights: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Australian Galleries, Melbourne, 1966.