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

  • England 1963-65

Parachuting horse and horse train c.1948 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'. not dated
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '584'.
Dimensions: sheet 51.2 h x 67.0 w cm sight 53.3 h x 69.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.325.12
Subject: Whimsy, fantasy and slapstick
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.