Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Old man with young woman: "Joseph and Mary" [An old man with young woman "Joseph & Mary"] between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink and wash Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for unexecuted oil painting.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower left in black ink, '[indecipherable]'. inscribed lower right in black ink, 'Joseph and Mary'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '504 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 36.0 h x 56.0 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 55.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1390
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.