Arthur BOYD, Embracing figures Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Embracing figures between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to painting 'Broken nude and Ram', 1962. See Philipp (1967) X, 60. Related to painting 'Lovers and Dog's Head' 1962. See Philipp (1962) X, 62.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd work number in black ball-point pen over black pencil, '1702 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1188'.
Dimensions: image 32.0 h x 55.7 w cm sheet 40.5 h x 54.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2281
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.