Arthur BOYD, Polly Boyd [recto]; Watercourse with bus, bullock and bridge; Murumbeena [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Polly Boyd [recto]
Watercourse with bus, bullock and bridge
Murumbeena [verso]
1947 Place made: Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed verso centre right in black pencil, 'very misty suburbs mainly'. inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Hunter'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '844'. Inscribed verso lower left in Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '843'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 24.8 h x 20.8 w cm image (verso) 21.0 h x 31.6 w cm sheet 34.4 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1817AB
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.