Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959


born 1923

printer, lithographic

St Francis being beaten by his father. (1965)
Collection Title: T.S.R. Boase, St Francis of Assisi, with 16 lithographs by Arthur Boyd. London: Thames & Hudson, 1968.
Page: no.4
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: 6/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower left below printed image black pencil, '6 - 25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'No. 8/St Francis Being/Beaten by his Father' - writing not recognised.
Dimensions: printed image 50.5 h x 62.8 w cm sheet 55.7 h x 79.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1971
Accession No: NGA 71.123
Image rights: Reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Australian Galleries, Melbourne, August 1971.