National Archives of Australia

Arthur Boyd

Page(s): 1  
Title: Arthur Boyd
Date: 1945
Keywords: artists, painters, arts movements, Impressionism, Australian art, Australian painting, pottery, oil painting, Shoalhaven, Bundanon, Australian of the Year, Order of Australia, Boyd family
Record creator: Department of Information, Central Office
Reference: A1200, L1277

Arthur Boyd, 1945


Learning content

This is a black-and-white photograph of celebrated Australian artist Arthur Merric Bloomfield Boyd, taken while he was at work in his pottery studio. He is sitting in front of a wooden bench on which are several pieces of pottery at different stages of completion. To the right of him is a wooden crate on top of which is a container holding several paintbrushes.

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