Albert TUCKER, Man and street lamp Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Man and street lamp 1950 Place made: Germany
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in gouache, brush and colour inks and crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in crayon, 'Tucker / 1950'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre in black pencil, 'late 1950'. Inscribed verso upper right in ink, '40,000'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black fibre-tipped pen, ' 'Man and street lamp' / gouache'. Inscribed verso upper left in red fibre tipped pen, '1950 / Frankfurt'. Inscribed verso, upper left in blue fibre tipped pen, '40' (in circle). Inscribed verso upper right in blue fibre tipped pen, '$2500'.
Dimensions: sheet 23.7 h x 32.2 w cm sight 24.0 h x 32.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.40
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.