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

  • England 1963-65

The abattoirs 10 January 1948 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower centre in black pencil, 'Perceval / 10 Jan 48'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '395'
Dimensions: sheet 32.8 h x 42.0 w cm sight 33.0 h x 42.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.325.47
Subject: Suburban life
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.