Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Embracing figures above water 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 and ceramic, 'Double nude', II, 1962. See Philipp (1967), X, 50; XII, 17.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right with Arthur Boyd work number in black ball-point pen over black pencil, '1099 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1166'.
Dimensions: image 40.7 h x 60.0 w cm sheet 40.7 h x 60.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2286
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.