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Title

Five white lines (vertical), black ground

(1970-1973)


Artist

Tony Tuckson

Egypt, England, Australia

18 Jan 1921 - 24 Nov 1973


Details


Date

(1970-1973)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

213.5 x 122.0 cm board


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Annette Margaret Dupree 1996


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1.1996


Artist information

Tony Tuckson

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Patrick McCaughey, Encounters with Australian modern art, 'The varieties of Australian abstract painting', pg. 129-132, South Yarra, 2008, 129, 130. General reference

Barry Pearce, Meanjin, 'Australian', pg. 13-35, Melbourne, Summer 1951, 32.

Andrew Sayers, Australian art, 'Icon and abstraction 1951-68', pg. 174-195, Oxford, 2001, 191 (illus.). plate no. 191

Jill Skyes, Look, 'The art of conversation', pg. 54, Sydney, Oct 2008, 54 (colour illus.).

Daniel Thomas, Tony Tuckson, 'An introduction to Tony Tuckson, 1921-1973', pg. 21-37, Sydney, 2006, 34, 35 (illus.), 139 (colour illus.), 200. figure no. 23, plate no. 152

Daniel Thomas, Look, 'Diverse memories: From the Gallery’s new wing to planted koalas and igneous rock', pg. 29-31, Sydney, Feb 2010, 30 (colour illus.). Excerpts of transcript located in the AGNSW archives compiled by Steven Miller.

Daniel Thomas, Tony Tuckson 1921-1973, Sydney, 1976. cat.no 81

East of the Sun, Sydney, 1997. List of works