St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1888
Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1959
A sapling gum gully
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in blue pencil and watercolour Support: thin buff wove ‘newsprint’ paper
Primary Insc: Signed lower right in blue pencil, 'Merric Boyd'.
Dated and titled lower centre in blue pencil, 'A Sapling Gum / Gully 1952'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right in ink, 'The Organ Gums / Decoration / Special Sapling / Province'.
Inscribed lower left by Boyd family representative in ballpoint pen, '5896'.
image 26.8 h x 24.7 w cm sheet 26.8 h x 24.7 w cm
: Gift of Arthur, David and Guy Boyd, Lucy Beck and Mary Nolan in honour of their father Merric Boyd 1975 Accession No
: NGA 75.666.5371 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.