John PERCEVAL, Teresa eating banana Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1963-65

Teresa eating banana May 1949 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, 'May '49'. Titled lower right in black pencil, 'Teresa eating / Banana'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '11)' or '117'
Dimensions: sheet 38.0 h x 46.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.325.32
Subject: Domestic life
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.