Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999
- England, Australia, Italy from 1959
Aboriginal with upraised arms and in a swamp
between 1955 and 1957
Beaumaris, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in pen and black ink and black fibre-tipped pen Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition Notes: Study for the painting 'Reflected Bride', 1957-1958. See Phillip (167), IX 18.
Primary Insc: not signed.
inscribed lower centre in black fibre-tipped pen, 'White Body'.
inscribed lower centre in black ink pen, 'Dark Head'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '286 [circled]'.
image 31.0 h x 35.5 w cm sheet 32.6 h x 36.7 w cm
: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975 Accession No
: NGA 75.3.1723 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.