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Title

The ferryman , from the Suite The Prodigal Son

1996

Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999

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  • Details

    Date
    1996
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    etching and aquatint on zinc plate
    Edition
    printer's proof, 1st state from an edition of 45
    Dimensions
    86.0 x 49.1 cm platemark; 89.5 x 74.5 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed l.r., pencil "Arthur Boyd". Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of the artist & Australian Galleries 1997
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    149.1997.5
    Copyright
    © Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
    Artist information
    Arthur Boyd

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  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 5 publications

    • Zelda Cawthorne, Herald Sun, 'Boyd's secrets', pg. 7, Port Melbourne, 07 Oct 1996.

    • Davidson (Editor), Arthur Boyd [1], Brisbane, 1996, cover (illus.).

    • Davidson (Editor), Arthur Boyd [2], Sydney, 1996, cover (illus.).

    • Davidson (Editor), Arthur Boyd, Sydney, 1997, back (illus.).

    • Anne Marsh., Herald Sun, 'Biblical Boyd', Port Melbourne, 09 Oct 1996.

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