Merric BOYD

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

  • England 1917-1919

Wilson St Murrumbeena 1951 Place made: Murrumbeena, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in colour pencil; additions in blue ink and watercolour Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within image in blue pencil, 'Merric Boyd 1951'. Titled lower right withn image in blue pencil, 'Wilson St / Murumbeena'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed by Boyd family member lower right within image in pen and blue ink, '5361'.
Dimensions: image 27.0 h x 24.8 w cm sheet 27.0 h x 24.8 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 75.666.4868
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.