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Arthur BOYD

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

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

St Francis with a leper c.1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Draft study for pastel and lithograph 'St Francis with a brother preaching naked', 1964-1965. See Philipp (1967), XV 19.
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil. 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. inscribed lower right in black ink, 'ST. F. / with a leper'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 51.2 h x 63.4 w cm sheet 43.5 h x 53.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Arthur Boyd gift, 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.3.2674
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.