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Title

"To mind the pigs", from the Suite The Prodigal Son

1996


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Date

1996


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, aquatint, drypoint on two zinc plates


Edition

artist's proof, 3rd (final) state, II/V, from an edition of 45


Dimensions

50.0 x 32.8 cm each plate; 50.0 x 66.6 cm plate overall; 75.0 x 91.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Arthur Boyd". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist & Australian Galleries 1997


Location

Not on display


Accession number

149.1997.30


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Works in the collection

400


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Zelda Cawthorne, Herald Sun, 'Boyd's secrets', pg. 7, Port Melbourne, 07 Oct 1996.

Anne Marsh., Herald Sun, 'Biblical Boyd', Port Melbourne, 09 Oct 1996.