Percy LEASON, The Capitalist, the Socialist and the spare tyre Enlarge 1 /1

Percy LEASON

Kaniva, Victoria, Australia 1889 – New York, United States of America 1959

  • United States of America from 1938

The Capitalist, the Socialist and the spare tyre 1928 Description: 8 drawings, numbered 1 to 8 from top left, on one sheet
Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink Support: cardboard on cardboard mounted on brown paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'Leason'. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed recto lower right in black pencil, illegible. Rubber stamp verso centre right, 'Published / 8.2.28'. Inscribed verso lower right in ballpoint pen, 'A8926'.
Dimensions: sheet 54.2 h x 39.8 w cm image 46.6 h x 32.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs K Charleston 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.1267
Image rights: Permission granted in memory of Percy Leason
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Mr & Ms K. Charleston, Melbourne, December 1991.