Arthur BOYD, Nude with beast [recto]; not titled [unresolved portrait, hair and eyes] [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Nude with beast [recto]
not titled [unresolved portrait, hair and eyes] [verso]
between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in black ball-point pen Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1594 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1382'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 25.2 h x 30.4 w cm image (verso) 15.0 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 30.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2882AB
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.