Smith & Singer
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ALBERT TUCKER
1914-1999

Emerging Gods 1971

Estimate $60,000 – $80,000

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© Albert & Barbara Tucker Foundation. Courtesy of Smith & Singer Fine Art

ALBERT TUCKER

1914-1999
Emerging Gods 1971

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
signed and dated 'Tucker 71' lower left; inscribed 'EMERGING GODS' verso
66 x 76 cm
frame: original, John Kosnar, Melbourne

  • Lot Sold $60,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $73,636 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Albert Tucker, Melbourne;
Barbara Tucker, Melbourne, acquired from the above
Bonhams & Goodman, Melbourne
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above
Private Collection, Melbourne, acquired from the above
Important Australian Art, Sotheby's Australia (now trading as Smith & Singer), Sydney, 24 November 2015, lot 37, illustrated
Private Collection, New South Wales, acquired from the above

Exhibited

Albert Tucker, Skinner Galleries, Perth, January 1972, no. 22
Albert Tucker: The Lucky Country, Sotheby's Australia, Sydney, 11-23 March 2013; Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 3-16 April 2013, no. 13, illustrated

Literature

Geoffrey Smith, Albert Tucker: The Lucky Country, Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 2013, pp. 32, 33 (illustrated)

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Specialists

Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art 
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Gary Singer

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Australian & International Art 
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Emily Walker

Administrator

Australian & International Art 
Melbourne 
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David Mackay

Gallery Manager

Sydney 
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E: David Mackay

Important Australian Art

AU0851  |  16 Nov 2021  |  Sydney
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