Arthur BOYD, Snake around figure with hair and ram Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Snake around figure with hair and ram between 1960 and 1965 Title Notes: title derived from Tadgell (1973)
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight white glossy wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: preliminary sketch for "Women Snake and Tent", 1962 (FP XII 40)
Primary Insc: Not dated. Not dated.
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1045'.
Dimensions: image 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2557
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.