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Title

Faun attacked by parrot 3

1968


Artist

Albert Tucker

Australia

29 Dec 1914 - 23 Oct 1999


Details


Place where the work was made

Victoria Australia


Date

1968


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint, sand and wood on hardboard


Dimensions

137.0 x 106.5 cm board; 146.2 x 115.8 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, red synthetic polymer paint "Tucker 68".


Credit

Gift of Bonython Galleries Pty Ltd 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA8.1970


Artist information

Albert Tucker

Works in the collection

12


Place

Where the work was made
Victoria

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art, Sydney, Sep 1989.

Gavin Fry, Albert Tucker, Sydney, 2006, 182 (colour illus.).

Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, A bird's eye view, Sydney, 1984.

Anne Loxley, Modern muses: classical mythology in Australian art 1940-1989, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 30; titled 'Faun attacked by parrot'

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Jul 1971, 606, 607 (illus.), 608. Special Gifts

Sotheby's Australia, Sotheby's Melbourne: important Australian art (24 & 25 August 2009), Melbourne, 2009, 26, 27 (colour illus.). Related work: titled 'Faun attacked by parrot 2' 1968; lot 15