Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1915
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2008
- England, Europe 1947-49
- Europe, United States of America 1958-59
The Peregian codex
2008 Description: Illustrated book bound in orange cloth, with slip case. pp. 96, 41 plates
Collection Title: Gleeson, James. The Peregian codex. Sydney: Beagle Press, 2008
Page: collection record
Materials & Technique:
books, illustrated books, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published
Edition: edition of 100
Edition Notes: Clothbound edition of 500 copies of which 100 'delux' copies are in slipcase, numbered and contain an original limited edition acquatint. Books numbered 1-50 contain Surge 2007, and 51-100 contain Storm rods 2007.
Primary Insc: Signed on boookplate inside cover in black ink, 'James Gleeson'.
Inscribed on boookplate inside cover in black ink, '23'.
book (closed) 29.6 h x 34.6 w x 1.4 d cm book (open) 29.6 h x 69.2 w cm page (each) 29.0 h x 34.0 w cm slipcase 30.4 h x 34.8 w x 2.2 d cm
: Gift of Playoust Family Foundation, 2009 Accession No
: NGA 2009.947.1-1 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Playoust Family Foundation, Sydney, 2009.