Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999
- England, Australia, Italy from 1959
Aboriginal woman by a shed
Central Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, ink; paper drawing in black felt-tipped pen Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition Notes: early study for oil and tempera painting "The Half-caste child', 1957, Philipp (1967), IX 2 as per Tadgell (1973)
Primary Insc: not signed.
inscribed from upper left to lower left in black felt-tipped pen, 'Pink [crossed out] / Red / Pink Red / Rich Dark'.
inscribed lower centre in black felt-tipped pen, 'Red Brown / Shed Slightly / Smaller'.
inscribed verso in black crayon, '48 / 96 / 2 - 15 - 0 / 5 - 6 - 0 / 2 - 0 - 0 [underlined] / 10 - 0 - 0'.
Secondary Insc: No inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '889 [circled]'.
image 26.8 h x 37.6 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 38.0 w cm
: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975 Accession No
: NGA 75.3.3130 Subject
: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
- Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.