Arthur BOYD, not titled [figure clasping the legs of another] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [figure clasping the legs of another] 1954 Place made: Central Australia, Australia
Creation Notes: Date and place of creation derived from drawing with similar subject and composition, 'Figure clasping the legs of another'. See Tadgell (1973), 996.
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black 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, '900 [circled]'. Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '900 [on side]'.
Dimensions: image 37.0 h x 42.4 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 45.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2340
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.