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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figures wrestling and figures in a boat between 1944 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, charcoal; ink; paper drawing in charcoal and black fibre-tipped pen Support: thin glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to the ceramic "Christ walking on the Water", 1949. See Philipp (1967), VI 23.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '993 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 48.4 h x 79.2 w cm sheet (irregular) 48.6 h x 79.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2208
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.