Arthur BOYDJohn WATSON, St Francis when young dreaming of fine clothes and armour. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

John WATSON

born 1923

printer, lithographic

St Francis when young dreaming of fine clothes and armour. (1965)
Collection Title: T.S.R. Boase, St Francis of Assisi, with 16 lithographs by Arthur Boyd. London: Thames & Hudson, 1968.
Page: no.1
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: printers working proof
Edition: edition of 25, plus proofs

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper left above image in black pencil, 'print/lighter/II' (believed to be in Watson's hand).
Dimensions: printed image 48.0 h x 60.6 w cm plate-mark 55.0 h x 67.6 w cm sheet 55.7 h x 75.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.933
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.