Merric BOYD, Where Milk Practice begins to Take Part Enlarge 1 /1

Merric BOYD

St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1888 – Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1959

  • England 1917-1919

Where Milk Practice begins to Take Part 1951 Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, colour pencil; paper drawing in colour pencils Support: thin buff wove ‘newsprint’ paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right corner in red pencil, 'Merric Boyd / 1951'. Inscribed below image in red and purple pencil, 'WhereMilk Practice Begins To / Taked Past'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed by Boyd family representitive on image, '1181'.
Dimensions: sheet 25.0 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Arthur, David and Guy Boyd, Lucy Beck and Mary Nolan in honour of their father Merric Boyd 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.666.1124
Subject: Collection: The Boyd family gift of Merric Boyd drawings, acquired 1975.
  • Collection of the artist until his death in 1959; by descent to the artist's family; gift of the family to the Interim Council of the ANG, February 1975.