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Title

(Illustration (a) for Peter Porter's poem 'From the autobiography of Narcissus'), from the portfolio Narcissus


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Other Title

III The orchard on the rock


Date

(1983-1984)


Media category

Print


Materials used

aquatint on paper


Edition

artist's proof, 1st state


Dimensions

60.5 x 42.2 cm platemark; 75.0 x 50.8 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Nont dated.


Credit

Anonymous gift 1993


Location

Not on display


Accession number

385.1993.11


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Works in the collection

400


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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

Janet McKenzie, Arthur Boyd: Art and life, 'Collaborative projects', pg.130-55, London, 2000, 147-154.

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, 22 (colour illus. )20, 32. NOTE: Image collection of Bundanon Trust. Image is the same composition although has more drypoint detail.; Titled 'III The orchard on the rock'