James GLEESON, Death of the heroine 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

Death of the heroine 1937 Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in pen and ink, brush and ink and watercolour Support: cream paper (sketchbook sheet)

Primary Insc: signed lower left in watercolour, 'Gleeson'. not dated. Titled verso centre in pen and black ink, 'Death of the Heroine'.
Dimensions: image 17.4 h x 12.8 w cm sheet 17.9 h x 12.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.112.210
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Frank O’Keefe, Sydney, March 1976.