Arthur BOYD, Head and hand of a woman [recto]; Figures in landscape with kites [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Head and hand of a woman [recto]
Figures in landscape with kites [verso]
between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Australia
Creation Notes: Recto created in Melbourne, 1944-1949. Verso created in Central Australia, 1950-1954.
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '608 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, 609 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 33.0 h x 24.4 w cm image (verso) 21.5 h x 33.5 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 24.5 w
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1364AB
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.