James GLEESON, not titled [Side study of standing male nude]. Enlarge 1 /1

James GLEESON

Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2008

  • England, Europe 1947-49
  • Europe, United States of America 1958-59

not titled [Side study of standing male nude]. c.1950 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil and pen and ink Support: beige paper (sketchbook sheet)

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink 'J.G.'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '10'.
Dimensions: image 15.3 h x 12.2 w cm sheet 25.3 h x 18.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1009
Subject: Collection: The James Agapitos and Ray Wilson collection of Australian surrealist art, acquired, 2007. Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Provenance:
  • 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.