James GLEESON, Madonna and child 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

Madonna and child 29 December 1939 Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: cream paper (sketchbook sheet)

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in pen and black ink 'JG/ 29/12/39'. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil 'Madonna & Child'.
Dimensions: image 25.2 h x 18.6 w cm sheet 25.6 h x 18.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.112.77
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Frank O’Keefe, Sydney, March 1976.