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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- 1. The young artist -- 2. Radical conservative -- 3. Art of darkness -- 4. Travelling light -- 5. Homecoming: recognition and rewards -- Biographical notes -- Bibliography -- Selected exhibitions / Geoffrey Smith.
Gavin Fry's penetrating and fluent study fuses the adventures of the artist's life with the record of his artistic development, in a single fascinating story. The author follows Tucher's course, from a childhood overshadowed by poverty and family tragedy.
To his self education at the Victorian State library.