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

  • England 1963-65

Study for Nativity [recto] (1946-47) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed upper right in black pencil, 'Perceval' not dated
Dimensions: sheet 34.8 h x 25.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.325.69A
Subject: Classical and religious references
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.