Arthur BOYD

Born
24 July 1920 Murrumbeena, Melbourne, Victoria
Died
24 April 1999 East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Nationality
Australian

 (194 works)

  • Shearers playing for a bride
    Title
    Shearers playing for a bride
    Production date
    (1957)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    oil and tempera on canvas
    Accession number
    11-5
    Credit Line
    Gift of Tristan Buesst, 1958
  • The weathercock
    Title
    The weathercock
    Production date
    1944
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    oil on muslin on (board)
    Accession number
    A7-1988
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Shell Company of Australia Limited, Founder Benefactor, 1988
  • Wimmera landscape
    Title
    Wimmera landscape
    Production date
    (1950-1952)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    tempera on composition board
    Accession number
    1824-5
    Credit Line
    Presented by Godfrey Phillips International Pty Ltd, 1968
  • Irrigation lake, Wimmera
    Title
    Irrigation lake, Wimmera
    Production date
    (1950)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    resin and tempera on composition board
    Accession number
    2331-4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1950
  • Angel and beast, platter
    Title
    Angel and beast, platter
    Production date
    1948
    Artist/Maker
    ARTHUR MERRIC BOYD POTTERY, Murrumbeena, Melbourne (manufacturer); Arthur BOYD (decorator); John PERCEVAL (potter)
    Medium
    earthernware
    Accession number
    D29-1987
    Credit Line
    Gift of John Perceval, 1987
  • Portrait of Anne Purves
    Title
    Portrait of Anne Purves
    Production date
    (1968)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    oil on canvas
    Accession number
    2002.3.a-d
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation in memory of Tam and Anne Purves, Founders of Australian Galleries, 1956, by their children, Toby, Caroline and Stuart, Founder Benefactor, 2002
  • The Australian scapegoat
    Title
    The Australian scapegoat
    Production date
    (c. 1987-1988)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    drypoint and plate-tone
    Accession number
    P95.1-1988
    Credit Line
    Presented by the Australian Legal Group, 1988
  • Death of the unicorn II (XVII)
    Title
    Death of the unicorn II (XVII)
    Production date
    1975
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    etching, aquatint and colour relief
    Accession number
    P4.21-1978
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1978
  • Lyrebird bowl
    Title
    Lyrebird bowl
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD; Neil DOUGLAS
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    2012.26
    Credit Line
  • The denial of St Peter
    Title
    The denial of St Peter
    Production date
    (1946-1947)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    oil on canvas on composition board
    Accession number
    AC3-1990
    Credit Line
    Presented by Terrinalum Properties Pty Ltd, 1990
  • Lovers
    Title
    Lovers
    Production date
    (1993)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    etching, drypoint and aquatint on zinc
    Accession number
    P30.6-1994
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Australian Galleries, Member, 1994
  • Lovers and lizard
    Title
    Lovers and lizard
    Production date
    (1993)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    etching on zinc plate, printed in relief
    Accession number
    P50-1994
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Australian Galleries, Member, 1994
  • The unicorn in the forest (V)
    Title
    The unicorn in the forest (V)
    Production date
    1975
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    etching, aquatint and colour relief
    Accession number
    P4.5-1978
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1978
  • Narcissus with cave and rock orchids
    Title
    Narcissus with cave and rock orchids
    Production date
    (1976)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    oil on canvas
    Accession number
    AC5-1983
    Credit Line
    Presented by the Linburg Trust through the Contemporary Arts Society of London, 1983
  • St Francis cleansing the leper
    Title
    St Francis cleansing the leper
    Production date
    (1965)
    Artist/Maker
    Arthur BOYD
    Medium
    lithograph
    Accession number
    1610.14-5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1966