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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure with pipe 1954 Place made: South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in black fibre-tipped pen Support: thin cream wove paper adhered to medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for a ceramic sculpture for the Olympic Pool, Melbourne.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed upper right in black fibre-tipped pen, 'Pipe'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '340 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 30.1 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 30.5 h x 17.0 w cm card 31.5 h x 19.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1488
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.