Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Double figure with shark head (for Elektra backdrop). 1962-63 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artist proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.8 h x 40.0 w cm sheet 39.6 h x 46.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd Gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1327
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.