Albert TUCKER, Christ head Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Christ head 1954 Place made: Rome, Lazio, Roma province, Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and oil paint Support: paper
Manufacturer's Mark: Watermark centre left, 'EXTRA T..ENAX'.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in black pencil, 'Tucker 1954'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black fibre-tipped pen, 'Christ head/oil on paper'. Inscribed verso upper left in red fibre-tipped pen, '1954/Rome'. Inscribed verso upper left in blue fibre-tipped pen,'45' [encircled]. Inscribed verso upper right in blue fibre-tipped pen, '$1500'.
Dimensions: sheet 28.0 h x 22.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.45
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.