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Title

Lovers and window

(1993)


Artist

Arthur Boyd

Australia, England

24 Jul 1920 - 24 Apr 1999


Details


Date

(1993)


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, drypoint and aquatint; black ink on white Velin Arches paper


Edition

1/35


Dimensions

59.3 x 39.3 cm platemark; 79.9 x 58.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Arthur Boyd". Not dated.


Credit

Anonymous gift 1994


Location

Not on display


Accession number

661.1994


Artist information

Arthur Boyd

Artist profile

Works in the collection

402


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Arthur Boyd: 30 paintings 1985-1994, 23 etchings 1993, Collingwood, 1994, 43 (illus.). image II; cat.no 32

Poems (1913), Sydney, 1992, 65. 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;"