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Title

River, from the Suite The Prodigal Son

1996


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Date

1996


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching on two zinc plates


Edition

printer's proof, from an edition of 45


Dimensions

50.3 x 33.1 cm each plate; 50.3 x 67.1 cm plate overall; 74.6 x 90.0 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

149.1997.8


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Artist profile

Works in the collection

402


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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

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