Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [sketch of lion with colour annotations for Nebuchadnezzar] between 1965 and 1970 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in reed-pen and black ink and blue ball-point pen Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated, inscribed upper left in black ink pen, 'Pink / Sun / Set'. inscribed lower centre in black ink pen, 'lemon yellow / lion's Head'. inscribed upper left in blue ball-point pen, 'smiling / lion / neb [inverted]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right with Uhl number in black pencil, 'U/177'.
Dimensions: image 51.0 h x 63.1 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2443
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.