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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Galloping faun 1956 Place made: Rome, Lazio, Roma province, Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in oil paint with resin medium Support: glossy paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in resin, 'Tucker 1956'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black fibre-tipped pen, ' 'Galloping faun' / resin'. Inscribed verso upper left in red fibre-tipped pen,'1956 / Rome'. Inscribed verso upper left in blue fibre-tipped pen, '59' (in circle). Inscribed verso upper right in blue fibre-tipped pen, '$2500'.
Dimensions: sheet 21.4 h x 31.4 w cm backing 41.6 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.59
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.