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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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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