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An image of (Illustration for Peter Porter's poem 'From the autobiography of Narcissus') by Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd

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

Title
(Illustration for Peter Porter's poem 'From the autobiography of Narcissus')
Other titles:
The autobiography of Narcissus
II The orchid on the rock
Year
(1983-1984)
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, aquatint on paper
Edition
artist's proof as in edition of 25
Dimensions

59.5 x 42.6 cm platemark; 79.2 x 59.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. not dated.
Credit
Anonymous gift 1993
Accession number
384.1993.11
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Darleen Bungey, Arthur Boyd: A life, Sydney, 2007, 510, 513-515. NOTE: General reference on Narcissus series.

Barry Pearce, Arthur Boyd retrospective, Sydney, 1993, 156. cat.no. 185

Peter Porter, Narcissus, London, 1984, 23 (illus.).

Gavin Wilson, Rivers + Rocks : select works of Arthur Boyd & Brett Whiteley, ‘Rivers + Rocks’, pg. 9-60, New South Wales, 2001, 20, 22 (colour illus.), 32. NOTE: Collection of Bundanon Trust; Titled 'II The orchid on the rock'