Lovers and window
24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999
etching, drypoint, aquatint, blue pastel, black ink on white Arches paper
artist's proof, 2nd state
59.5 x 39.2 cm platemark; 74.7 x 53.0 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Anonymous gift 1994
Not on display
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Referenced in 2 publications
Christopher Brennan, Poems (1913), Sydney, 1992. NOTE: Refer to Part II of 'Interlude: The hearth and the window' especially the lines: "when the lone window watch'd the lonely road/ winding into the exiled west, across/ the desolate plain, with, seldom on its fosse/ tipt black against grey gloom, a poplar spire...".
Barry Pearce, Janet McKenzie and Hendrik Kolenberg, Arthur Boyd: 30 paintings 1985-1994, 23 etchings 1993, Collingwood, 1994, 43 (Illus.). image II, cat. no. 32