Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure on throne above struggling figures c.1942 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in reed-pen, brush and black ink Support: medium-weight cream wove paper

Edition Notes: Study for the oil painting 'The King (The Deluge)', 1944. See Philipp (1967), II 40.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '451 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 26.0 h x 33.3 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 33.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1438
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.