Clifton PUGH, not titled [recto: hypodermic needle in arm]; not titled [verso: arm amd clenched fist]. Enlarge 1 /1

Clifton PUGH

Richmond, Victoria, Australia 1924 – Cottles Bridge, Victoria, Australia 1990

  • Israel 1972
  • tours to UK, Europe, China since 1970

not titled [recto: hypodermic needle in arm]
not titled [verso: arm amd clenched fist].
[Prev. title for recto in Titan 'Intravenous injection'.] 19 February 1977
Collection Title: Pugh, Clifton. 'Hospital Suite'. Melbourne, 1977.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and gouache and blue ballpoint pen [recto]; drawing in blue ballpoint pen [verso] Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left within image in blue ballpoint pen, '19.2.77 Clifton'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '16 [within circle]'.
Dimensions: sheet 57.2 h x 77.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.571.4AB
Image rights: © the family of Clifton Pugh
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Realities Gallery, Melbourne, 1978.