Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

Figure (Merric Boyd) on a chair with lovers in a thicket between 1944 and 1947 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: related to the oil painting 'The Angel spying on Adam and Eve', 1947. See Philipp (1967), III, 18.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left with Arthur Boyd list number in blue ball-point pen, '150 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image 28.5 h x 19.5 w cm sheet 28.5 h x 19.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3745
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.