Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

not titled [the Furies costume design for Royal Ballet production of "Elektra"] 1963 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Creation Notes: Place of creation derived from other "Electra", "Clytemnestra", "Orestes" and "The Furies" costume sketches. See Tadgell (1973), 1246-1268.
Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; ink; metallic paint; paper drawing in brush and ripolin paint Support: medium-weight off-white glossy wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Uhl list number in black pencil, 'U/505'.
Dimensions: image 51.0 h x 63.6 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3206
Subject: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
  • Gift to the Interim Council of the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 1975.