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Albert Tucker /

by Fry, Gavin [author.]; Tucker, Albert [artist].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Roseville, N.S.W. : Beagle Press, 2005Description: 252 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm.ISBN: 0947349472; 9780947349479.Subject(s): Tucker, Albert, 1914-1999 | Painters -- Australia | Painters -- Australia -- Biography | Painting, Australian -- 20th century
Contents:
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.
Summary: 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.Summary: To his self education at the Victorian State library.
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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.

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