Smith & Singer
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ARTHUR BOYD
1920-1999

Cleft Riverbank with Bush and Fern (1974-1976)

$90,000–120,000

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© Arthur Boyd/Copyright Agency, 2024

ARTHUR BOYD

1920-1999
Cleft Riverbank with Bush and Fern (1974-1976)

oil on copper
signed 'Arthur Boyd' lower right
31 x 24 cm
frame: original, John Kosnar, Melbourne

Provenance

Arthur Boyd, New South Wales
Australian Galleries, Melbourne (label verso)
Joan Clemenger and Peter Clemenger, Melbourne, acquired from the above in 1976
Private Collection, Melbourne, acquired from the above
Important Australian and International Fine Art, Deutscher and Hackett, Sydney, 14 September 2022, lot 8, illustrated
Denis Savill, Sydney, acquired from the above

Exhibited

Arthur Boyd: Shoalhaven River – Small Landscapes, Australian Galleries, 29 June – 13 July 1976, no. 23

Literature

Sandra McGrath, The Artist and the River: Arthur Boyd and the Shoalhaven, Bay Books, Sydney, 1982, pp. 52, 126, 127 (illustrated), 128-129 (illustrated)

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