Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [study for half-caste bride painting] between 1954 and 1956 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black conté crayon Support: thin smooth cream wove paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed uppw left in black conté crayon, 'abo PoliceMan [sic] / on Horse Back [indecipherable]'. inscribed lower left in black conté crayon, 'abo Policeman / [indecipherable] / and White woman / [indecipherable] Hole [sic] canvas'. inscribed centre right in black conté crayon, 'Draw carefully, [indecipherable] / washes / then / [indecipherable] use [indecipherable /in Heavy colours'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Uhl number in black pencil,' U/110'.
Dimensions: image 33.0 h x 45.5 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 51.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2387
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.