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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Soldier with prostitute and sailing ship [recto]
not titled [head and two figures] [verso]
between 1941 and 1943 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed verso lower centre in black ink pen, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '458 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 25.6 h x 29.0 w cm image (verso) 22.6 h x 22.0 w cm sheet 26.2 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1444AB
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.