Albert TUCKER, Totem Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Totem 1947 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in in brush and gouache Support: paper between cardboard and foamcor layers

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Tucker '47'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre and centre right in black pencil, '2' [in circle]. Inscribed verso in ink, 'Totem, gouache, 1947, Barbara Tucker Collection 1964'. Inscribed verso in ink, '20' (in circle).
Dimensions: image 24.0 h x 18.1 w cm sheet 25.4 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.20
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.