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Title

Nude with shark-headed beast


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Alternative title

Diana and Actaeon


Date

(1962-1963)


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, drypoint and aquatint, printed in black ink on white wove paper


Edition

25


Dimensions

40.3 x 30.2 cm platemark; 55.0 x 39.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

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


Credit

Anonymous gift 1993


Location

Not on display


Accession number

367.1993


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Works in the collection

400


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Lisa Bowman, Australians on Arthur Boyd, 'Open country, open heart', pg. 20-37, Melbourne, 1998, 31 (illus.).

Janet McKenzie, Arthur Boyd: Art and life, London, 2000, 111, 113 (illus.).

James Mollison, Art and Australia, 'Arthur Boyd', Sydney, Sep 1965, 123 (illus.). titled 'Nude with beast'; dated (1953); Collection of National Gallery of Victoria

Barry Pearce, Arthur Boyd retrospective, Sydney, 1993, 154, 179 (illus.). cat.no. 161

Imre von Maltzahn, Arthur Boyd etchings and lithographs, London, 1971, (illus.). cat.no. 13