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An image of Five white lines (vertical), black ground by Tony Tuckson

Tony Tuckson

(Egypt, England, Australia 18 Jan 1921 – 24 Nov 1973)

Title
Five white lines (vertical), black ground
Year
(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
Accession number
1.1996
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

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, Newtown, 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, Newtown, 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, Roseville, 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

Exhibition history (4)

Tony Tuckson, Watters Gallery, East Sydney, 11 Apr 1973–05 May 1973

Tony Tuckson 1921-1973, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Apr 1976–09 May 1976

East of the Sun (1997), The Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills, 01 Jun 1997–17 Nov 1997

Australian abstraction 1965-1985: from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Dec 2006–25 Jan 2007