Arthur BOYD, not titled [preliminary sketch for Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [preliminary sketch for "Red dog"] c.1960 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in reed-pen and black ink Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to drawing 'Figure floating over pool with dog'. See Tadgell (1973) 1194 and Boyd work number 1090. Draft for painting 'Figure falling across stream', 1963. See Philipp (1967) X 77.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: None.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1086'.
Dimensions: image 35.0 h x 40.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 41.4 h x 43.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3051
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.