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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED INTERNATIONAL COLLECTION

ALBERT TUCKER
1914-1999

Earth and Scrub 1959

Estimate $30,000 - $50,000

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© Albert & Barbara Tucker Foundation. Courtesy of Sotheby's Australia

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED INTERNATIONAL COLLECTION

ALBERT TUCKER

1914-1999
Earth and Scrub 1959

synthetic polymer paint and sand on composition board
signed and dated 'Tucker 1959' lower right; signed and inscribed 'EARTH AND SCRUB. / ALBERT TUCKER' verso
87.5 x 122 cm

Provenance

Australian Galleries, Melbourne (label verso)
Mr Joseph Wren, Melbourne, by 1969
Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane
Fine Australian Paintings, Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 8 April 1990, lot 126, illustrated
Private Collection, Queensland, acquired from the above
Australian and International Fine Art, Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 16 May 2006, lot 20, '1950', illustrated
Private Collection, acquired from the above

Exhibited

Albert Tucker: Recent Paintings, The Waddington Galleries, London, 4-27 July 1960, no. 12
Albert Tucker, Museum of Modern Art of Australia, Melbourne, 1960, no. 20, 'Earth and Scrub (II)'

Literature

Christopher Uhl, Albert Tucker, Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1969, cat. 11.17

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