Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

White joined figures (Elektra backdrop). 1962-63 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: Edition of 25, plus 5 artists proofs. It is possible that the whole edition was not printed.

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artists Proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Arthur Boyd list number verso in black pencil, '504'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 35.2 h x 40.3 w cm sheet 39.6 h x 46.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift 1975.
Accession No: NGA 75.3.272
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.