Arthur BOYD, Figures with bent heads (Doris Boyd) [recto]; not titled [child's drawing] [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figures with bent heads (Doris Boyd) [recto]
not titled [child's drawing] [verso]
between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink and black ink wash Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black ink, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1144'. Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '8/9/10G'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 32.4 h x 55.8 w cm image (verso) 34.6 h x 54.4 w cm sheet 37.2 h x 55.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1862AB
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.