Arthur BOYD, Embracing figure: prodigal son Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Embracing figure: prodigal son between 1960 and 1965 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen over black pencil, '1700 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 33.0 h x 44.0 w cm sheet 46.8 h x 54.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1610
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.