Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959


Wellington, New South Wales, Australia born 1940

printer, intaglio

  • Italy, England 1968-72
  • Europe, Japan 1978-79


commenced 1955

publisher (organisation)

Shoalhaven bathers 1987
Collection Title: Bicentennial collection: a portfolio of Australian artists. Sydney: New South Wales state Cancer Council, 1988.
Page: no.2.
Place made: Max Miller Workshop, East Kangaloon, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks a la poupé, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Arches BFK Rives 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/100
Edition: edition of 100; plus 10 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right within image within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left within image within plate-mark in black pencil, '13/100'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower left, 'EAST KANGALON [within oval]' and Libran symbol [?]
Dimensions: plate-mark 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The New South Wales State Cancer Council 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1215
Image rights: This work appears on screen courtesy of Bundanon Trust
  • Gift to the Australian National gallery, from The New South Wales State Cancer Council, Sydney, June 1988.