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Albert TUCKER

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Figure 1956 Place made: Rome, Lazio, Roma province, Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, wax crayon; ink; paper drawing in wax crayon and printer's ink Support: glossy paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left, incised, 'Tucker / Roma/56'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black fibre-tipped pen, 'Figure / crayon and printing ink'. Inscribed verso upper left in red fibre-tipped pen, '1956/Rome'. Inscribed verso upper left in blue fibre-tipped pen, '55' (encircled). Inscribed verso upper right in blue fibre-tipped pen, '$1000'. Inscribed verso in ink, '55' (encircled).
Dimensions: sheet 23.1 h x 14.6 w cm backing 43.4 h x 31.0 w cm sight 21.9 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.55
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.