Arthur BOYD

Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure holding a ram [St. Francis holding a ram] c.1964 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; chalk pastel drawing in colour chalks and pastel Support: medium-weight purple paper adhered to thick off-white cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '5'. Inscribed verso upper centre with Arthur Boyd list number in black pencil, '454 [inside rectangle]'.
Dimensions: image 48.0 h x 63.2 w cm sheet 48.0 h x 63.2 w cm backing sheet 49.2 h x 64.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.251
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.