Smith & Singer
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ARTHUR BOYD
1920-1999

Eltham Dam (1959)

$550,000–650,000

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© Arthur Boyd/Copyright Agency, 2024

ARTHUR BOYD

1920-1999
Eltham Dam (1959)

oil on canvas on composition board
signed 'Arthur Boyd' lower right
82 x 104 cm
frame: original, Martin Smith, Melbourne

Provenance

Arthur Boyd, Melbourne
Guy Boyd, Melbourne, acquired from the above
Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above
Important Australian & International Art, Menzies, Sydney, 31 March 2022, lot 28, illustrated
Denis Savill, Sydney, acquired from the above

Exhibited

Arthur Boyd, Australian Galleries, Melbourne, 14 April – 23 May 1959, no. 3, 230gns

Literature

Arold Shore, 'Highs and Lows Seen in Current Shows', The Age, Melbourne, 14 April 1959, p. 2
Franz Philipp, Arthur Boyd, Thames and Hudson, London, 1967, cat. no. 8:53, p. 256
Patricia Dobrez and Peter Herbst, The Art of the Boyds, Bay Books, Sydney, 1990, plate 134, pp.127 (illustrated), 226

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Specialists

Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art 
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Gary Singer

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Australian & International Art 
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Jessica Velasquez

Executive Assistant

Australian & International Art 
Melbourne 
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David Mackay

Manager, Sydney Gallery, Marketing & Media

Australian & International Art
Sydney 
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E: David Mackay

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