Arthur BOYD, Figures above figure on a bed Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figures above figure on a bed between 1944 and 1946 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 oil painting "The Rising of Lazarus", 1946-1947. See Phillip (1967), extra.
Primary Insc: signed lower right in blue ball-point pen, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed verso upper left in blue ball-point pen, 'Rising of Lazarus'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '518 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 38.0 h x 41.2 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 41.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1396
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.