Arthur BOYD, not titled [figure floating over a bed] Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [figure floating over a bed] between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Creation Notes: Date derived from related drawings 'Figure floating above bed with face' and 'Figure floating above bed with beast and claws', 1960 - 1965. See Tadgell (1973) 1471; 1472.
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight 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, '1557 [underlined]'.
Dimensions: image 15.6 h x 22.2 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 22.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2989
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.