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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

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

Female head 1957 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; crayon; paper; watercolour drawing in crayon and watercolour Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in black pencil, 'Tucker 1957'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black fibre-tipped pen, 'Female head/watercolour and/crayon'/ Inscribed verso upper left in red fibre-tipped pen, '1957/London'. Inscribed verso upper left in blue fibre-tipped pen, '62' [in circle]. Inscribed verso upper right in blue fibre-tipped pen, '$2500'.
Dimensions: sheet 42.9 h x 31.0 w cm backing 51.0 h x 40.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1158.62
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.