Arthur BOYD, not titled [Aboriginal family] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [Aboriginal family] c.1950
Collection Title: Pages from Central Australian Sketchbook III
Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled. inscribed centre to lower right in pen and black ink, 'abo Family [illeg.] / Dark Blue and Fawn cloth / [illeg.] Deep ochre-Red add over / small ant hill country'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 695
Dimensions: sheet 20.2 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2153
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.