Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [landscape with large sand hill behind small lake] 1954
Collection Title: Pages from Central Australian Sketchbook I, Central Australia, 1950-1954
Page: Panel A, image [2]
Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin off-white wove paper adhered to thin glossy white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled. inscribed upper centre in black pencil, 'Salt pan lake'. inscribed from upper centre to upper right in black pencil, 'Pink sand Hills Pink sand Hill / Both with ^ Deep Green [inserted above] Sage and Dry Sage'. inscribed centre right in black pencil, 'Bird Life'. inscribed from lower centre to lower right in black pencil, 'water. Reflections. [illegible] bush in water. / whites Bones on Stone'.
Secondary Insc: None
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '627 [circled]'. Inscribed lower left of glossy white card in blue ball-point pen, 'A [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 11.0 h x 17.0 w cm sheet 12.6 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2000
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.