Arthur BOYD, not titled [descriptive notes on the Flinders Ranges and small sketch of a bush] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [descriptive notes on the Flinders Ranges and small sketch of a bush] 1954
Collection Title: Pages from Central Australian Sketchbook I, Central Australia, 1950-1954
Page: Panel E, image [4]
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 from upper lef to lower right in black pencil, 'Emues [sic] and Sheep grazing Together / also kanga's [sic] and sheep together / Flinders Ranges has more / Fences and small windmills / FLinders Ranges Look at times / like Scotish [sic] moor's [sic] / Small Salt bush, mulga, smoky ^ Dark [inserted above] umber grass'. inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'light sage'. inscribed lower left in black pencil, '(Emues Near wind / mill a Bone) / 10, 14, / Sometimes Together)'.
Secondary Insc: None
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '664'. Inscribed lower left of glossy white card in blue ball-point pen, 'E [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 11.6 h x 16.4 w cm sheet 12.6 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2113
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.