Arthur BOYD, Trumpeter with dancing figure [recto]; Flying swan over boat: Hastings, Victoria [verso] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Trumpeter with dancing figure [recto]
Flying swan over boat: Hastings, Victoria [verso]
between 1941 and 1943 Place made: Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to oil painting 'Lovers in a Boat', 1944. See Philipp (1967) II 22.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd 42' [not sighted]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '598 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '599 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (verso) 23.0 h x 32.2 w cm sheet 27.2 h x 32.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1497AB
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.