Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [flying bird] between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: Place of creation and creation date derived from drawing adhered to same card. See 75.3.1804. The details for this drawing are derived from drawings depicting similar figures. See Tadgell (1973), 622; 623; 624.
Materials & Technique: drawings, conté-crayon; paper drawing in black conté-crayon Support: thin cream wove paper adhered to thin 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, '163 [circled].'
Dimensions: image 6.2 h x 14.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 11.8 h x 19.8 w cm card 31.6 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1805
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.