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

  • England 1963-65

Boy with potatoes growing out of his ears c.1949 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'Perceval' . not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in ink, '116'; Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '31' or perhaps '34'.
Dimensions: sheet 47.5 h x 37.9 w cm sight 48.1 h x 38.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.202.18
Subject: Domestic life
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1977.