Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Dragonfly figure above pool 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

Edition Notes: Draft for painting, 'Nude turning into a Dragonfly', 1961. See Philipp (1967), X, 28.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black ball-point pen, '1720 [circled]', Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'CT 1191'.
Dimensions: image 44.0 h x 58.7 w cm sheet 47.4 h x 58.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2271
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.