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No 64 Spring 1999

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The La Trobe Journal

is published by the State Library of Victoria Foundation twice yearly in Autumn and Spring.
Editorial Committee: John Barnes (editor), Sandra Burt (assistant editor), John Arnold, Cathrine Harboe-Ree, Yvonne Hurley, Wallace Kirsop.
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Albert Tucker (1914-1999)
The death of Albert Tucker occurred in October 1999, while this number of The La Trobe Journal was still in production. Our cover and the selection from his Family and Friends, an exhibition of his photographs, had been planned to draw attention to Tucker items in the Pictures Collection of the State Library. With the passing from our midst of this remarkable artist an event still fresh in our minds, this number of the journal will, we hope, be seen as doing honour to his memory.
Front cover: Joy Hester, Blue Portrait of Albert Tucker. Drawing: brush, ink and blue wash on buff paper, ca. 1945. La Trobe Picture Collection. H93.511. Reproduced by permission of the Tucker Estate.
Back Cover: Albert Tucker, Barnett Reid. Oil on composition board, 1984. La Trobe Picture Collection. H98 207/1. Reproduced by permission of the Tucker Estate.
The La Trobe Journal
No. 64 Spring 1999


From the Editorial Chair 2
John Yule Reflections on Life and Art 3
Sidney Nolan Poems 9
Albert Tucker ‘Family and Friends’: Selected Photographs 18
Des Cowley Annotation: ‘Experiment with Death’ by Max Harris 23
John Barnes From Barjai to Overland: A Note on Barrie Reid 30
Brian Lloyd Reed & Harris: Publishers of the Avant Garde 33
Des Cowley A Checklist of Reed & Harris Publications 45
Juliet O'Conor Library Profile: Margaret Ingham 57
The La Trobe Journal is edited by John Barnes, assisted by Sandra Burt, and is published twice a year by the State Library of Victoria Foundation.
ISSN 1441-3760