Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Fleeing figure with coffin beast c.1968 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; ink; paper drawing in gouache and brush and black ink Support: medium-weight off-white glossy wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to Lund Humphries (1972), 100 and Boase (1972), Nebuchadnezzar endpapers
Primary Insc: Signed lower right in yellow watercolour, 'Arthur Boyd'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right with Uhl list number in black pencil, 'U/522 [inverted]'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '16 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3223
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.