Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999
- England, Australia, Italy from 1959
Seated figure embracing kneeling figure
between 1947 and 1949
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition Notes: Study for oil painting 'The prodigal son', 1946. See Philipp (1967), III 10.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'A. Boyd 44'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '557 [circled]'.
image 37.6 h x 33.6 w cm sheet 37.6 h x 33.6 w cm
: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975 Accession No
: NGA 75.3.1539 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.