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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 122.5 x 2.5 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

Artist profile

Works in the collection

19


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

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