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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Prostrate figure before seated figure with watching figure between 1941 and 1943 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for oil painting, "Healing of the Lame man", 1944. See Philipp (1967), extra.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '59 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 25.8 h x 34.4 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 34.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1491
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.