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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE MRS BARBARA TUCKER, MELBOURNE

ALBERT TUCKER
1914-1999

Explorer and Bird 1968

Estimate $250,000 – $350,000

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© The Estate of Barbara Tucker. Courtesy of Sotheby's Australia.

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE MRS BARBARA TUCKER, MELBOURNE

ALBERT TUCKER

1914-1999
Explorer and Bird 1968

synthetic polymer paint on composition board
signed, dated and inscribed '"EXPLORER AND BIRD" / ALBERT TUCKER / 1968' verso
107 x 137.5 cm
frame: original, maker unknown, Melbourne

  • Lot Sold $490,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $597,800 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Mr Albert Tucker, Melbourne
Mrs Barbara Tucker, Melbourne, by descent from the above

Exhibited

Obra pict\xF3rica de Albert Tucker, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico, February 1969, no. 28, 'Explorador y p\xE1jaro'
Albert Tucker, Poindexter Gallery, New York, 15 March - 3 April 1969
Albert Tucker, Bonython Art Gallery, Sydney, 28 October - 19 November 1969, no. 5
Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, on long-term loan from 2000-2009
Albert Tucker: The Intruder - The Perfect Allegory, Benalla Art Gallery, Benalla, 1 June - 10 August 2009, Ararat Regional Gallery, Ararat, 10 September - 18 October 2009

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Specialists

Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
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Gary Singer

Chief Executive Officer

Australian & International Art
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E: Gary Singer
       
Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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E: Fiona Hayward

Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
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E: Brett Ballard
       
Important Australian Art

AU0809  |  31 Aug 2016  |  Sydney
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