James GLEESON, Composition Enlarge 1 /1


Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2008

  • England, Europe 1947-49
  • Europe, United States of America 1958-59

Composition 17 January 1940 Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: cream paper (sketchbook sheet)

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in pen and black ink and brush 'J. Gleeson 17.1.40'. Titled verso upper centre in pen and black ink 'Composition'.
Dimensions: image 26.6 h x 36.6 w cm sheet 26.6 h x 36.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.112.71
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Frank O’Keefe, Sydney, March 1976.