Arthur BOYD, Old man with firebrand and woman dancing [recto]; not titled (draft for St George and the dragon) [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Old man with firebrand and woman dancing [recto]
not titled (draft for St George and the dragon) [verso]
c.1970 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and black ink Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Inscribed centre in black ink, 'old man with / Fire Brand / and / Woman / Dancing. Inscribed upper left in black ink, '[indecipherable] and [indecipherable]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: image (recto) 31.4 h x 50.6 w cm image (verso) 63.6 h x 47.0 w sheet 63.6 h x 51.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3169AB
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.