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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [dog over head] [recto]
[organic abstract form] [verso]
between 1960 and 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Creation Notes: date derived from similar drawing produced in same materials. See 'Dog over head', IRN 87257, Tadgell (1973), 1234.
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

Edition Notes: related to drawing 'Dog over head', 1960-1965. See Tadgell (1973) 1234 and Boyd work number 1571.
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'A Boyd', and verso lower right in black pencil, 'A Boyd'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1583 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower right in black ball-point pen, '1584 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 20.6 h x 19.4 w cm image (verso) 24.2 h x 27.4 w cm sheet 25.4 h x 30.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3006AB
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
  • Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.