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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

"Elektra" backdrop between 1960 and 1965 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, conté crayon; paper drawing in black conté crayon Support: thin off-white wove paper; sketchbook perforations upper edge
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, '[tick symbol]'. Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1993 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left inwith Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1272'.
Dimensions: image 22.1 h x 40.5 w cm sheet 34.2 h x 50.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2767
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.