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An image of Figure in landscape (Nude washing in a creek III) by Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd

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

Figure in landscape (Nude washing in a creek III)
Other titles:
Figure in landscape
Figure washing
Place of origin
Media category
Materials used
oil and tempera on hardboard

159.5 x 183.0 cm board; 161.5 x 184.9 x 3.4 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, black oil "Arthur Boyd". Not dated.
Purchased 1963
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (10)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1963 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1963, 7. 1

Anthony Bond, Body, 'Embodying the Real', pg. 11-80, Sydney, 1997, 46 (colour illus.). figure 56, 27

Christine Dixon and Terry Smith, Aspects of Australian figurative painting 1942-1962: dreams, fears and desires, Sydney, 1984, 42 (illus.).

McCulloch., Herald, Article, Melbourne, 20 Mar 1963, (illus.). page unknown

Janet McKenzie, Arthur Boyd: Art and life, London, 2000, 109 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1964, (illus.).

Barry Pearce, Arthur Boyd retrospective, Sydney, 1993, 114 (colour illus.). 98

Graham Perkin (Editor), Age, Melbourne, 01 Oct 1968, (illus.). page unknown, 'Good Weekend' section

Franz Philipp, Arthur Boyd, London, 1967, 100, 127-128, (colour illus.). 10.32; plate no. XXXV

Whitechapel Art Gallery and Arthur Boyd, Arthur Boyd: retrospective exhibition (1962), London, 1962.

Exhibition history (8)

Australian artists (1961), Raymond Burr Galleries, California, 30 Nov 1961 -

Arthur Boyd retrospective (1962), Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, Jun 1962–Jul 1962

Arthur Boyd: recent paintings and etchings (1963), Australian Galleries, Melbourne, Collingwood, 19 Mar 1963–05 Apr 1963

Aspects of Australian Figurative Painting 1942-1962: Dreams, Fears and Desires (The 5th Biennale of Sydney), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 11 Apr 1984–17 Jun 1984

Celebrity Choice - Sam Neill, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Jan 1987–08 Feb 1987

Arthur Boyd retrospective (1993-1994):

Body, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Sep 1997–16 Nov 1997

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