John PERCEVAL, Two children playing in the fire Enlarge 1 /1

John PERCEVAL

Bruce Rock, Western Australia, Australia 1923 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2000

  • England 1963-65

Two children playing in the fire 1955 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Perceval'. Dated lower right in black pencil, ' '55'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '589'
Dimensions: sheet 56.0 h x 76.5 w cm sight 56.6 h x 72.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.325.4
Subject: Domestic life
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.