Arthur BOYD, Yellow Nebuchadnezzar wheeling a lion with head on fire Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Yellow Nebuchadnezzar wheeling a lion with head on fire between 1968 and 1969 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; conté crayon drawing in black conté crayon Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Inscribed upper right in charcoal, 'very Big Picture'. Inscribed across upper edge in black charcoal, 'Yellow Neb wheeling a / Lion with head on him'. Inscribed lower centre in charcoal, 'Red Background'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Uhl list number in black pencil, 'U/199'.
Dimensions: image 22.8 h x 29.2 w cm sheet 23.0 h x 29.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3554
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.