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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure working in a field below tree and sun [recto]
Figure, interior with figure and cats [verso]
between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink wash, pen and red ink 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 right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '264 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, 263 [circled]'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, '[upward point arrow] / X / [downward point arrow]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 47.6 h x 37.0 w cm image (verso) 37.0 h x 43.0 w cm sheet 47.8 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1718AB
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.