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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Pool in a thicket with sun between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Draft for painting 'Nude, red dog and dark head', 1961. See Philipp (1967), X, 23.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1725 [circled]'. Inscribed lower left centre in black ball-point pen, '17'. Inscribed verso upper centre with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1161 [inverted]'.
Dimensions: image 35.0 h x 54.0 w cm sheet 51.2 h x 64.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2272
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.