Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- England, Australia, Italy from 1959
Man in cell with birds: Bird-Man of Alcatraz
between 1944 and 1947
Murrumbeena, Open Country, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawing in pen and black ink and black fibre-tipped pen
Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition Notes: study for illustration to a magazine article (not published). See Tadgell (1973), 575.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right with Arthur Boyd list number in black ball-point pen, '934 [circled]'.
x 24.8 w
x 24.8 w
: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
: NGA 75.3.1927
: Collection: The Arthur Boyd gift of his paintings, prints and drawings, 1975.
: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
- Gift of the artist to the Interim Council of the NGA, February 1975.