Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure with lamb and kneeling figure [The gift of a lamb] between 1960 and 1965 Title Notes: Main title as per Tadgell (1973).
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for pastel and lithograph 'The Gift of the Lamb', 1964-1965. See Philipp (1967), XV 5 and Boase (1968) no.6.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd work number in black ball-point pen, '1474 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 47.7 h x 56.8 w cm sheet 50.9 h x 63.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2337
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.