Merric BOYD, Sports ground at Murrumbeena Enlarge 1 /1

Merric BOYD

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

  • England 1917-1919

Sports ground at Murrumbeena 1952 Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, colour pencil; graphite; paper drawing in black pencil and colour pencils Support: thin buff wove ‘newsprint’ paper
Manufacturer's Mark: No manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left to lower right in blue pencil, 'Merric Boyd 1952'. Titled lower left to lower right in colour pencils, 'Sport System Ground at / Murrumbeena / Victoria'.
Secondary Insc: No isncriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed by Boyd family representitive on image, '2228.'
Dimensions: image 24.0 h x 18.0 w cm sheet 24.0 h x 18.0 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 75.666.2010
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.