Arthur BOYD, Old men enter carrying faggots 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 faggots to smoke out the women. (1970) Page: plate 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'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, 'P11'. Inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, [star]. Inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, 'r'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 34.7 h x 39.8 w cm sheet 52.7 h x 57.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.648
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.