St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1888
Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1959
Stringy Bark Gum Tree
between 1940 and 1964
Materials & Technique:
drawings, colour pencil; crayon; graphite; paper drawing in black pencil, colour pencils and crayon Support: thin buff wove ‘newsprint’ paper
Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left, 'Merric Boyd/1949'. Inscribed lower right, 'Stringy/Bark/Gumm/Tree'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed by Boyd family representitive on image, '6814'.
sheet 27.2 h x 24.7 w cm
: Gift of Arthur, David and Guy Boyd, Lucy Beck and Mary Nolan in honour of their father Merric Boyd 1975 Accession No
: NGA 75.666.6167 Subject
: Collection: The Boyd family gift of Merric Boyd drawings, acquired 1975.
- Collection of the artist until his death in 1959; by descent to the artist's family; gift of the family to the Interim Council of the ANG, February 1975.