Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Panel 8: Embracing figures before arches 1963 Title Notes: For ceramic studies for Romeo and Juliet polyptych
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; conté crayon drawing in black conté crayon Support: thin smooth cream wove paper, sketch-book page with perforations on upper edge
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower right in black conté crayon, 'Tomb'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball point pen, '1965'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, '[tick]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1297'.
Dimensions: image 33.6 h x 46.0 w cm sheet 34.2 h x 50.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2807
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.