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

  • England 1963-65

Grinning man (1944) 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 verso upper left in black pencil, '60'.
Dimensions: sheet 29.7 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.202.43
Subject: Whimsy, fantasy and slapstick
Image rights: Courtesy John Perceval / Ken McGregor
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1977.