Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [embracing figures] [Drafts for paintings ("Lovers with Bluebirds" ceramics "Lovers and Romeo and Juliet") - previous title in Titan (inadequate; see Remarks) KA Jan 98] between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Draft for paintings "Lovers with bluebird" and "Lovers and stockman", 1962 and ceramics "Lovers", "Lovers in an orchard",1962 and Romeo and Juliet panel 9. KA Jan 98
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1748 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 31.5 h x 51.3 w cm sheet 34.8 h x 51.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2693
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.