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Title

The ferryman, from the Suite The Prodigal Son


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Date

1996


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching and aquatint on zinc plate


Edition

printer's proof, 1st state from an edition of 45


Dimensions

86.0 x 49.1 cm platemark; 89.5 x 74.5 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

149.1997.5


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Works in the collection

400


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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

Diana Davidson (Editor), Arthur Boyd [1], Brisbane, 1996, cover (illus.).

Diana Davidson (Editor), Arthur Boyd [2], Sydney, 1996, cover (illus.).

Diana Davidson (Editor), Arthur Boyd, Sydney, 1997, back (illus.).

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