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An image of Christ walking on the water by Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd

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

Christ walking on the water
Place of origin
New South WalesAustralia
Media category
Materials used
lead glazes on ceramic

31.5 x 41.5 cm (sight)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust 1996
Accession number
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Paul Magin, The Murrumbeena Boyds: just like us; but different, Caulfield, 2006, 21. list of works

Barry Pearce, Look, 'The legacy in Sydney Arthur Boyd', pg. 18-20, South Yarra, Jul 1999, 20.

Franz Philipp, Arthur Boyd, London, 1967, 250. 6.17

Savill Galleries [Sydney] (Editor), Arthur Boyd. The spirit of Australia: works dating from 1938-1990, Sydney, 1996, (colour illus.). 6; price: $20,000; not paginated

David Thomas, Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Melbourne 28 November 2012, Catalogue entry for Lot 26 Arthur Boyd 'Christ walking on the water', pg. 62-63, Melbourne, 2012, 62.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Ceramic tiles for decor', Sydney, 16 Oct 1952, page unknown. Macquarie Galleries exhibition - reference to Boyd ceramic paintings.

Exhibition history (3)

Arthur Boyd: The spirit of Australia: Works dating from 1938-1990 (1996), Savill Galleries [Sydney], Paddington, 17 Oct 1996–16 Nov 1996

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

The Murrumbeena Boyds, Glen Eira City Council Gallery, Caulfield, 19 Oct 2006–05 Nov 2006