Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure in a cell with animals and angel between 1947 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen, brush and black ink wash Support: medium-weight cream wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in blue ball-point pen, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed verso lower centre in blue ball-point pen, 'Daniel in The Lions [sic] Den / 2 Gns [inverted]'. inscribed lower right in blue ball-point pen, '4 [division symbol] 24'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '500 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 27.1 h x 38.1 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 38.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1540
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.