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

  • England 1963-65

Man biting thumb [recto] December 1947 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Perceval / Dec 47'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in pen and ink, '97'
Dimensions: sheet 42.0 h x 38.2 w cm sight 42.6 h x 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.202.29A
Subject: Domestic life
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1977.