Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959


born 1923

printer, lithographic

St Francis with a brother, preaching naked. (1965)
Collection Title: T.S.R. Boase, St Francis of Assisi, with 16 lithographs by Arthur Boyd. London: Thames & Hudson, 1968.
Page: no.19
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'

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '12-25', crossed out (in different black pencil) and therefore taken as not valid as an edition number. (See also 75.3.1000, on which the same black pencil, appears to have been used for crossing out)
Dimensions: printed image 48.0 h x 60.4 w cm plate-mark 50.4 h x 62.7 w cm sheet (irregular) 56.4 h x 79.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.999
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.