Arthur BOYD, Lovers under a lamp (Romeo and Juliet) Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Lovers under a lamp (Romeo and Juliet) 1964 or 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; pastel drawing in colour pastels Support: thin purple laid Ingres paper adhered to thick cream cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, [illegible circular form] and lower right, 'INGRES'.

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre right with Arthur Boyd list number in black pencil, '474 [within rectangle]'.
Dimensions: image 47.8 h x 63.0 w cm sheet 47.8 h x 63.0 w cm backing sheet 51.0 h x 63.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.261
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.