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
Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; ink; metallic paint; paper drawing in brush and black ink and ripolin paint Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to Tadgell (1973), 1267
Primary Insc: Signed lower centre in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. Titled lower left in black pencil, 'Electra' Inscribed lower right in black ink, 'The Eumenides / (Four)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right with Uhl list number in black pencil, 'U/510'.
Dimensions: image 62.8 h x 45.8 w cm sheet 63.4 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3211
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.