Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Prostrate figure on bed with figure blowing a moth 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: thin white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Not dated. Not dated.
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1019'.
Dimensions: image 44.8 h x 53.0 w cm sheet 45.6 h x 58.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2562
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.