Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Woman at kitchen table with children between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, conté crayon; ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink and wash and black conté crayon Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed verso from upper left to centre right in black conté crayon, 'PLEASE [underlined] DO / NOT TOUCH / ANY THING [sic]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1129 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 27.0 h x 32.8 w cm sheet (irregular) 35.4 h x 42.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1875
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.