"Trumpets flood the air"
24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999
aquatint; black ink on white Arches paper
artist's proof, 1st state
59.4 x 39.3 cm platemark; 74.7 x 52.9 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Anonymous gift 1994
Not on display
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Referenced in 2 publications
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