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Arthur Boyd : a life

Author: Darleen Bungey
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin ; London : Orion [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arthur Boyd's legacy is a collection of masterpieces that define the history of Australian art in the last century. But the man himself - enigmatic, inarticulate, modest - has remained in the shadows until now. Based on over six years of meticulous research and hundreds of interviews, Darleen Bungey sweeps us into the intimate circle of one of Australia's most fascinating families.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Arthur Boyd; Arthur Boyd
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darleen Bungey
ISBN: 9781741149203 1741149207 9781741756135 1741756138
OCLC Number: 245565305
Awards: Winner of Melbourne University Publishing Award 2007 (Australia)
Winner of Dobbie Literary Award 2008 (Australia)
Short-listed for for the 2007 National Literary Awards 2009 (Australia)
Short-listed for Biography of the Year (Australian Book Industry Awards) 2008 (Australia)
Description: ix, 630 pages ; 23 cm
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Responsibility: Darleen Bungey.

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Meticulously researched and beautifully written, this is the first full biography of the complex Australian genius, Arthur Boyd.  Read more...

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