Arthur BOYD, Bride on bridegroom's back [recto]; not titled [beasts and legs] [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Bride on bridegroom's back [recto]
not titled [beasts and legs] [verso]
between 1955 and 1957 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: See ceramic 'Old man of the sea', 1949. See Philipp (1967), VI 63.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '66 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT975'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 26.5 h x 23.5 w cm image (verso) 52.0 h x 36.5 w sheet 53.0 h x 38.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1935AB
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.