Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Pool in thicket with windpump, figure and animals between 1947 and 1949 Place made: Berwick, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for the oil painting 'The Dam', 1948. See Philipp (1967) V 20.
Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Red EARTH'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '196 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 44.6 h x 38.2 w cm sheet 44.6 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1487
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.