James GLEESON, Cain and Abel II 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

Cain and Abel II 1980 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in charcoal, watercolour, wax crayon, black pencil and colour pencils Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in charcoal, 'Gleeson 15.1.80'. Signed (again) lower right in black pencil, 'James Gleeson'. Titled lower left in black pencil, 'Cain and Abel II'.
Dimensions: image 69.5 h x 50.0 w cm sheet 73.0 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Frank O'Keefe 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.917
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Frank O'Keefe, the artist's partner, Sydney, December 1991.