Arthur BOYD, Old men enter carrying fagots to smoke out the women. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Old men enter carrying fagots to smoke out the women. (1970)
Collection Title: Arthur Boyd, Lysistrata: A suite of 20 etchings. London: Ganymed Original Editions, 1970.
Page: no.6
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'.
Impression: undesignated impression

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 34.9 h x 39.6 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 60.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.647
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.