Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Profile figure with outstretched arms and aboriginal with head on arm between 1950 and 1954 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in fibre-tipped black pen Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to the paintings 'The Half-caste Wedding', (1955) and 'Bride running away', (1957). See Philipp (1967) IX 1 and IX 2.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '984'.
Dimensions: image 37.8 h x 55.8 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 55.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2187
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.