Christ walking on the water
24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999
lead glazes on ceramic
31.5 x 41.5 cm (sight)
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust 1996
Not on display
© Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
Where the work was made
New South Wales
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Arthur Boyd: The spirit of Australia: Works dating from 1938-1990 (1996), Savill Galleries [Sydney], Paddington, 17 Oct 1996–16 Nov 1996
Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000
The Murrumbeena Boyds, Glen Eira City Council Gallery, Caulfield, 19 Oct 2006–05 Nov 2006
Referenced in 6 publications
Barry Pearce, Look, 'The legacy in Sydney Arthur Boyd', pg. 18-20, Melbourne, Jul 1999, 20.
Arthur Boyd, London, 1967, 250. cat.no. 6.17
Savill Galleries [Sydney] (Editor), Arthur Boyd. The spirit of Australia: works dating from 1938-1990, Sydney, 1996, (colour illus.). cat.no. 6; price: $20,000; not paginated
David Thomas, Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Melbourne 28 November 2012, Catalogue entry for Lot 26 Arthur Boyd 'Christ walking on the water', pg. 62-63, Melbourne, 2012, 62.
Unknown, The Murrumbeena Boyds: just like us; but different, Caulfield, 2006, 21. list of works
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Ceramic tiles for decor', Sydney, 16 Oct 1952, page unknown. Macquarie Galleries exhibition - reference to Boyd ceramic paintings.