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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

"Abo on cripple horse or dog with bride jumping over Creek" 1954 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in blue ball-point pen and black fibre-tipped pen Support: medium-weight cream wove paper adhered to medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower centre in blue ball-point pen, 'abo on crippled horse of Dog / with Bride / creek / Jumping over Creek'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arhur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '338 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 24.0 h x 22.5 w cm sheet 24.7 h x 23.6 w cm card 31.7 h x 51.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1580
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.