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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW SOUTH WALES

ALBERT TUCKER
1914-1999

Explorer l 1965

Estimate $300,000 – $400,000

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

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW SOUTH WALES

ALBERT TUCKER

1914-1999
Explorer l 1965

synthetic polymer paint on composition board
signed and dated 'Tucker 65' lower right
152 x 122 cm

Provenance

Mr Albert Tucker, Melbourne
Mrs Barbara Tucker, Melbourne, by descent from the above
Sotheby's Australia
Private Collection, New South Wales, acquired from the above

Exhibited

Albert Tucker, Dominion Art Galleries, Sydney, 6 April 1965, no. 8, illustrated
Albert Tucker: The Mythologies & Images, Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Melbourne, 26 June – 13 July 1990, Savill Galleries, Sydney, 1-18 August 1990, no. 53, illustrated
Albert Tucker: The Intruder – The Perfect Allegory, Benalla Art Gallery, Victoria, 1 June – 10 August 2009, illustrated

Literature

Christopher Uhl, Albert Tucker, Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1969, cat. 18.34, 'Gippsland Explorer I (Explorer I)', illustrated
Ivan Durrant Albert Tucker: The Intruder – The Perfect Allegory, Benalla Art Gallery, Victoria, n.p. (illustrated)

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Important Australian Art

AU0816  |  16 Aug 2017  |  Sydney
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