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An image of "Trumpets flood the air" by Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd

(Australia, England 24 Jul 1920 – 24 Apr 1999)

Title
"Trumpets flood the air"
Year
(1993)
Media category
Print
Materials used
aquatint; black ink on white Arches paper
Edition
artist's proof, 1st state
Dimensions

59.4 x 39.3 cm platemark; 74.7 x 52.9 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Anonymous gift 1994
Accession number
273.1994
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Christopher Brennan, Poems (1913), Sydney, 1992, 55. NOTE: The trumpet is a recurring symbol in several of Brennan's poems, e.g. Part V of 'The twightlight of disquietude': "my trumpets flood the air with gold".

Barry Pearce, Janet McKenzie and Hendrik Kolenberg, Arthur Boyd: 30 paintings 1985-1994, 23 etchings 1993, Collingwood, 1994, 44 (illus.). image III; cat.no. 33

Exhibition history (2)

Paintings and etchings by Arthur Boyd (1994):

Arthur Boyd (1993-4), David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 20 Dec 1993–31 Jan 1994