Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

"Don't bite me please" between 1968 and 1970 Place made: Highgate, 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: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower center in black ink pen, ' DONT / BITE / ME / PLEASE'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1503 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 63.7 h x 51.0 w cm sheet 63.7 h x 51.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3286
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.