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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Chained figure grasping columns 1948 or 1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: mediunm-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Study for ceramic 'Samson', 1948-1949. See Tadgell (1973), 635.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in black pencil, '954 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 36.4 h x 23.5 w cm sheet 34.6 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3739
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.