James GLEESON, War landscape I 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

War landscape I 4 January 1940 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink and watercolour wash Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in pen and black ink and brush, 'J Gleeson. 4.1.40'. Titled verso upper left in pen and black ink, 'War Landscape I'.
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 76.112.146
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Frank O’Keefe, Sydney, March 1976.