Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Petro between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'A Boyd'. Titled upper centre in brush and black ink, 'PETRO'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1656 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1433'.
Dimensions: image 30.3 h x 36.0 w cm sheet 32.0 h x 36.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2844
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.