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Title

Study for 'Crucifixion'

(circa 1946)


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Other Title

Lowering the cross


Date

(circa 1946)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

reed pen and black ink, wash


Dimensions

38.3 x 44.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1996


Location

Not on display


Accession number

412.1996


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Artist profile

Works in the collection

402


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Christie's, Australia Pty. Ltd. (Editor), Christie's Australia - Australia and European Paintings, Sculpture and Drawings [26 August 1997], South Yarra, Aug 1997. lot 98; NOTE: A study for a painting in a private collection

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 86 (illus.). cat.no. 78

Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Arthur Boyd Drawings, North Caulfield, 1996. cat.no. 22; titled '(Lowering the Cross)'; Caption reads 'study for The Grange, Harkaway mural c.1948'