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An image of (Illustration to Peter Porter's poem 'Introduction') by Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd

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

Title
(Illustration to Peter Porter's poem 'Introduction')
Other titles:
Introduction
Year
(1983-1984)
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, aquatint on paper
Edition
artist's proof as in an edition of 25
Dimensions

60.7 x 42.6 cm platemark; 79.2 x 59.2 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Anonymous gift 1993
Accession number
384.1993.2
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Darleen Bungey, Arthur Boyd: A life, Sydney, 2007, 510, 513-15. NOTE: General reference on Narcissus series.

Dr Ursula Hoff, The art of Arthur Boyd, 'Part III: 1971-1983', London, 1986, (colour illus.), 81. plate no. 173; dated 1983; print is subtitled 'rage of revolution'

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

Peter Porter, Narcissus, London, 1984, 3 (illus.).