Arthur BOYD, not titled [beast figures in battle] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [beast figures in battle] c.1968 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Creation Notes: Creation date and place of creation derived from similar drawings produced using same techniqie on same support. See 'Figure spearing beast with moth: St. George' and 'Figure spearing beast: St. George',Tadgell (1973) 1745; 1746.
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight white glossy wove paper adhered to thick wove off-white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Signed lower right in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with in black pencil, '28.
Dimensions: image 47.0 h x 62.5 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2924
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.