Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Head, dog, moth and quarter moon. 1962-63 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: 1st edition of 25, plus 5 artists proofs. It is possible that the whole edition was not printed. 2nd edition of 100; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Arthur Boyd list number verso in black pencil, 520
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.6 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.314
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.