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Title

(Illustration for Peter Porter's poem 'The burial of Narcissus')


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Other Titles

The burial of Narcissus

XXIII The burial of Narcissus


Date

(1983-1984)


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, aquatint on paper


Edition

artist's proof as in edition of 25


Dimensions

60.3 x 42.7 cm platemark; 77.0 x 59.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Anonymous gift 1993


Location

Not on display


Accession number

384.1993.24


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Works in the collection

400


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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, 53 (illus.).

Gavin Wilson, Rivers + Rocks : select works of Arthur Boyd & Brett Whiteley, ‘Rivers + Rocks’, pg. 9-60, New South Wales, 2001, 20, 31 (illus.), 32. NOTE: Collection of Bundanon Trust; Titled 'XXIII The burial of Narcissus'