Arthur BOYD, Birth of the Southern Cross. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Birth of the Southern Cross. 1962-63 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 25, plus 5 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artists Proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Arthur Boyd list number verso in black pencil, 522
Dimensions: plate mark 25.6 h x 30.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift 1975.
Accession No: NGA 75.3.319
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.