Merric BOYD

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

  • England 1917-1919

Murrumbeena at North Road 1951 Place made: Murrumbeena, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, colour pencil; graphite; paper drawing in colour pencils and black pencil Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower centre within image in black pencil, 'Merric Boyd / 1951'. Titled lower left within image in black pencil, 'Murumbeena at North Road'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed by Boyd family member lower left within image in pen and blue ink, '5944'.
Dimensions: image 27.0 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 27.0 h x 25.0 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 75.666.5417
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.