Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Embracing figures 1954 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; charcoal drawing in charcoal Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: early study for 'Phantom Bride', 1958, Philipp (1967), IX 14, as per Tadgell (1973)
Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: No inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '20 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 13.6 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1958
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.