Arthur BOYD, Three figures seated on chairs with a cat [recto]; Heads and cat [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Three figures seated on chairs with a cat [recto]
Heads and cat [verso]
between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: Recto dated to 1947 - 1949. Verso dated to 1944-1947. See Tadgell (1973) 469; 874.
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '874 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '873'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 31.6 h x 36.6 w cm image (verso) 30.6 h x 36.6 w cm sheet 31.6 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1869AB
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.