Arthur BOYD, Beast on the moon with satellite: Nebuchadnezzar Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Beast on the moon with satellite: Nebuchadnezzar between 1968 and 1970 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in reed-pen and black ink and brush and black ink wash Support: medium-weight glossy off-white paper adhered to medium-weight off-white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd work number in black ball-point pen, '1690 [circled]'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1810'.
Dimensions: image 48.5 h x 63.8 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3432
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.