Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Horseman in a thicket 1954 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in black fibre-tipped pen Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for the oil and tempera painting, 'Bridgegrrom going to his wedding', 1958. See Philipp (1967) IX 11.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower left to lower right in black fibre-tipped pen, 'while Bride and / Figure's [sic] very [indecipherable] / Black Forest / Yellow Red.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '279 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 29.0 h x 28.9 w cm sheet 29.0 h x 28.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.1995
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.