Arthur BOYD, Embracing figures with head in a thicket Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Embracing figures with head in a thicket between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
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. inscribed lower right in black ink pen, 'very pretty colour'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black ball-point pen, '1708 [circled]', Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'CT 1158'.
Dimensions: image 37.6 h x 59.7 w cm sheet 40.8 h x 63.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2264
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.