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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Fisherman in a boat with figure on waves [recto]
not titled [sketches of faces and landscape elements] [verso]
between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil, brush and black ink and black fibre-tipped pen Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for ceramic "Christ walking on the Water", 1949. Philipp (1967), 17. Tadgell states this is incorrectly dated in Phillip (1967) to 1950-1952.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '142 [circled].'
Dimensions: image (recto) 25.0 h x 28.4 w cm image (verso) 24.8 h x 17.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 25.0 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1749AB
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.