James GLEESON, Study for painting 'Spain' #2 - triptych 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

Study for painting 'Spain' #2 - triptych c.1952 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'J. G.'. not dated. Titled verso lower left in black pencil, 'Study for Spain # 2 (triptych)'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed centre in black pencil (?) '56/PG Imayeros'.
Dimensions: image 18.5 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 24.5 h x 16.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1043
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.