Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Head of a man with glasses between 1947 and 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in black fibre-tipped pen Support: thin smooth cream wove paper; sketchbook page with perforations on left edge
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd work number in black ball-point pen, '1930 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tagell number in black pencil, 'CT 501'.
Dimensions: image 37.4 h x 32.8 w cm sheet 50.4 h x 34.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2783
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.