Albert TUCKER, Self-portrait in a room Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

  • England, Europe, United States of America 1947-60

Self-portrait in a room (1940) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, ink; paper; watercolour drawing in brush and ink and watercolour Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink 'Tucker', not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '3' [in circle]. Inscribed verso in ink 'Self Portrait in a Room, pen and watercolour, 7' x 10', 1940' Barbara Tucker Collection'.
Dimensions: sheet 18.1 h x 24.5 w cm sight 18.7 h x 25.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.1
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976