Arthur BOYD, Birth of Venus. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Birth of Venus. 1960-70 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: 1/2

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '1 - 2'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Arthur Boyd list number verso in black pencil, 528
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.8 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 26.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift 1975.
Accession No: NGA 75.3.329
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: This work appears on screen courtesy of Bundanon Trust
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.