Arthur BOYD, Serpentine figure with feathers and insects. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Serpentine figure with feathers and insects. (1968-69) Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint and etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: proposed edition of 25 (the edition may not have been completed); 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, 'Artist proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: plate-mark 35.2 h x 45.0 w cm sheet 39.4 h x 51.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.455
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.