Arthur BOYD, Weeping head with nude and beast Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Weeping head with nude and beast between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink and black ink wash Support: medium-weight white glossy wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: preliminary drawing for ceramic or etching as per Tadgell (1973)
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated.
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1038'.
Dimensions: image 50.8 h x 63.6 w cm sheet 50.9 h x 63.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2589
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.