The lady of the forest
24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999
aquatint; black ink on white BFK Rives paper
artist's proof, 1st state
39.3 x 59.5 cm platemark; 57.3 x 75.8 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, 76. NOTE: Refer to Part V of 'The quest of silence': "The Lady of the Forest was a tale:/ of the white unicorns that round her sleep/ gamboll'd, no turf retains a print; and man...".
Barry Pearce, Janet McKenzie and Hendrik Kolenberg, Arthur Boyd: 30 paintings 1985-1994, 23 etchings 1993, Collingwood, 1994, 42 (illus.). image I; cat.no. 31