Arthur BOYD, Figure with moth and dog under a tree with angel [recto]; Doris and Merric Boyd [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure with moth and dog under a tree with angel [recto]
Doris and Merric Boyd [verso]
between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink wash 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, '523 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '524 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 37.5 h x 50.8 w cm image (verso) 31.3 h x 42.5 w cm sheet 37.5 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1389AB
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.