Merric BOYD,  Gippsland  - river, trees and fence Enlarge 1 /1

Merric BOYD

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

  • England 1917-1919

Gippsland - river, trees and fence between 1940 and 1964 Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink Support: thin buff wove ‘newsprint’ paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed below image in pen and ink, 'Gippsland / On the River Gum Country of Bunyip / Gippsland Expressed'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed by Boyd family representitive on image, '3591'.
Dimensions: 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 75.666.3295
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.