James GLEESON, Ladram Bay, Devon 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

Ladram Bay, Devon 1947 Place made: Ladram Bay, Devon, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink Support: beige paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in pen and black ink, 'Gleeson 1947'. Titled twice, at lower left and lower centre, in pen and black ink, 'Ladram Bay - Devon'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '3'.
Dimensions: image 9.8 h x 13.3 w cm sheet 13.3 h x 13.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.995
Subject: Collection: The James Agapitos and Ray Wilson collection of Australian surrealist art, acquired, 2007. Australia, Art style: Surrealism
  • Acquired by the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from the artist, Sydney.
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, August 2007, as part of the of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection of Australian Surrealist art.