Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Old Man of the Sea with book sketch c.1972 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'old man of / the sea / with book'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right with Uhl list number in black pencil, 'U/366'.
Dimensions: image 38.0 h x 40.8 w cm sheet (irregular) 40.4 h x 45.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3162
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.