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Oak tree in yellow field

oil on canvas on composition board
49.2 × 58.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Sandringham, Melbourne, Victoria
inscribed in green paint l.r.: Arthur M Boyd / 39
Accession Number
Australian Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Warren Clark Bequest, 1997
© Arthur Boyd’s work reproduced with the permission of Bundanon Trust,
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Depicts a large tree, whose branches spread across the composition and cast a slight shadow on the grassy field. The paint is app...oad, short strokes and the colour is of a particular high key.