Arthur BOYD, not titled [figure embracing beast underwater] [recto]; Figure embracing beast [verso] Enlarge 1 /3
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [figure embracing beast underwater] [recto]
Figure embracing beast [verso]
c.1962 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight white glossy 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, '1606 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1604 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower right with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT1424'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 20.0 h x 29.8 w cm image (verso) 21.0 h x 27.4 w cm sheet 25.4 h x 30.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2992AB
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.