Arthur BOYD, Sleeping figure with bird by pond Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Sleeping figure with bird by pond between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: off-white wove paper adhered to glossy white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for "Nude reflected in Dark Pond",1962. See Philip (1967), X 59.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '2171 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 18.0 h x 29.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 22.0 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2010
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.