Arthur BOYD, not titled [landscape with trees surrounding a dry salt creek] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [landscape with trees surrounding a dry salt creek] 1954
Collection Title: Pages from Central Australian Sketchbook I, Central Australia, 1950-1954
Page: Panel E, image [13]
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 left to upper right in black pencil, 'Salt ^ white [inserted above] Creek, with Bank towards / evening. Shadows are very blue'. inscribed from centre left to lower right in black pencil, 'Dunes Roots Roots Grey Sand'. Inscriber lower centre edge of sheet in black pencil, 'Dry white Salt creek'.
Secondary Insc: None
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '672'. Inscribed lower left of glossy white card in blue ball-point pen, 'E [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 9.8 h x 12.2 w cm sheet 10.0 h x 12.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2121
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.