Arthur BOYD, Figure chained to rock attacked by bird [recto]; not titled [unresolved drawing] [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure chained to rock attacked by bird [recto]
not titled [unresolved drawing] [verso]
between 1950 and 1954 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen, brush and black and ink wash Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '903 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 36.0 h x 47.0 w cm image (verso) 29.0 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 47.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2338AB
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.