Arthur BOYD, Beach with figure wading in the surf [recto]; Figure by an upturned boat on the shore [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Beach with figure wading in the surf [recto]
Figure by an upturned boat on the shore [verso]
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
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, '869'. Inscribed verso lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '870'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 31.1 h x 51.2 w cm image (verso) 31.1 h x 51.2 w cm sheet 31.1 h x 51.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1628AB
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.