Arthur BOYD, 'Just as Menalaus, they say...'. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

'Just as Menalaus, they say...'. (1970)
Collection Title: Arthur Boyd, Lysistrata: A suite of 20 etchings. London: Ganymed Original Editions, 1970.
Page: plate 3.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: heavy wove Hayle Mill paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'HAND MADE' [and] 'HAYLE MILL 11'
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. Inacribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 35.0 h x 39.7 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 60.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.642
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.