Arthur BOYDJohn WATSON, The vision of the church on fire. Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

John WATSON

born 1923

printer, lithographic

The vision of the church on fire. (1965)
Collection Title: T.S.R. Boase, St Francis of Assisi, with 16 lithographs by Arthur Boyd. London: Thames & Hudson, 1968.
Page: no.9
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove Cranbrook paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Handmade' and 'Cranbrook'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 24/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower left partly lapping edition number, 'Arth------'. [This appears to be cancellation of a signature in the wrong place, rather than cancellation of the edition number] 24 - 25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 48.2 h x 60.2 w cm plate-mark 50.6 h x 62.6 w cm sheet 56.6 h x 78.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.975
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.