Arthur BOYD, Athena home from the front Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Athena home from the front c.1986 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and ink Support: medium-weight glossy wove paper adhered to medium-weight off-white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed lower right, 'Arthur Boyd'. Titled lower right, 'ATHENA Home from the Front'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 54.0 h x 44.5 w cm sheet 63.6 h x 50.8 w cm card 65.6 h x 53.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.526
Image rights: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Bonython-Meadmore Gallery, Adelaide, 1988.