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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Falling figures beneath head 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 falling into River', 1962. See Philipp (1967), X, 51.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd work number in black ball-point pen, '1100 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1169'.
Dimensions: image 43.7 h x 59.2 w cm sheet 43.7 h x 59.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2287
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.