Arthur BOYD, not titled [four studies of seated female nudes] [recto]; [unresolved sketches] [verso] Enlarge 1 /3
  1. 87446.jpg 1/3
  2. 87446_a.jpg 2/3
  3. 87446_b.jpg 3/3

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [four studies of seated female nudes] [recto]
[unresolved sketches] [verso]
c.1955 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink and black pencil Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed centre left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1921'. Inscribed centre right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1922'. Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1919'. Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '1920'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 46.0 h x 38.2 w cm image (verso) 47.6 h x 37.4 w cm sheet 50.4 h x 39.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2986AB
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.