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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Hiroshima April 1947 Place made: Hiroshima, Chugoku, Hiroshima-ken prefecture, Japan
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink, brush and ink, gouache and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in pen and black ink,'Tucker April '47'. titled lower right in pen and black ink, 'Hiroshima'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso in ink, 'Hiroshima, 1947, watercolour'. Inscribed verso in ink, '21' (encircled).
Dimensions: sheet 26.7 h x 35.6 w cm sight 27.0 h x 36.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.21
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.