Arthur BOYD, Standing figure and head Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Standing figure and head between 1955 and 1959 Place made: Beaumaris, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; charcoal drawing in charcoal Support: paperthin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for painting 'Nude wading (Susannah) in a Creek with Dog and watching Head' after the painting 'Bride walking in a Creek', 1959. See Philipp (1963), X 53 and X 28.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: None
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '2197 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 8.6 h x 9.8 w cm sheet 10.0 h x 10.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2605
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.