Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [compositional sketch for half-caste bride painting] between 1954 and 1956 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; charcoal drawing in charcoal Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower left in charcoal, 'Bride [unintelligible]
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in with Uhl list number in black pencil, 'U/109'.
Dimensions: image 34.6 h x 33.6 w cm sheet (irregular) 39.0 h x 48.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2379
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.