Arthur BOYD, Polly Boyd, head and hands: Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Polly Boyd, head and hands: "Polly" 1946 Place made: Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no inscriptions.

Primary Insc: Signed lower right in black pencil, 'A.Boyd'. Dated lower right in black pencil, '46'. Titled lower right in black pencil, 'Polly'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '63 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT415'.
Dimensions: image 27.0 h x 26.5 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 26.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1946
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.