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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

"Brown room" (Murrumbeena) with Valery Herbst at piano and dog "Peter" between 1942 and 1943 Place made: Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Related to oil painting 'The brown room', 1943-1944. See Philipp (1967) II, 19.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Uhl list number in black ball-point pen, '393 [circled].
Dimensions: image 39.2 h x 56.0 w cm sheet 39.2 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.3780
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.