John PERCEVAL, Lighting a fart [recto] Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1963-65

Lighting a fart [recto] 1944 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 '44'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Lighting/a Fart'.
Dimensions: sheet 26.0 h x 29.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.202.42A
Subject: Wild streak
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1977.