Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Elephant on a couch with pot between 1968 and 1970 Place made: Highgate, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and black ink and black ink wash Support: medium-weight glossy off-white wove paper adhered to medium-weight card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '1681 [circled]' Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '1'. Inscribed verso lower left with Tadgell number in black pencil, 'CT 1681'.
Dimensions: image 48.5 h x 60.0 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3441
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.