# 43524

TUCKER, Albert et al.

The Contemporary Art Society Annual Exhibition 1940.

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Melbourne : the Society, 1940. Quarto, lettered wrappers (light wear, edges slightly foxed), 8pp., foreword by John Reed, catalogue of exhibits. Exhibition manager : Albert Tucker.

Includes works by Gordon Andrews, Dorrit Black, William Dobell, Rah Fizelle, Donald Friend, James Gleeson, Sali Herman, Sidney Nolan, Desiderius Orban, Eric Thake, Albert Tucker and others.

Includes many paintings critical to the early development of Australian modernism, including a self portrait by Albert Tucker, early surrealist works by Gleeson, and some of the earliest exhibited works by Sidney Nolan.