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

  • United States of America from 1938

The shearing at Nello 1948 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in watercolour and gouache Support: illustration board

Primary Insc: signed lower left in brown watercolour, 'Leason' (twice - partly over written). not dated.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso centre in blue pencil, 'The Shearing at Nello / by Richard Wilcox/ill. by Percy Leason /...(illeg)'.
Tertiary Insc: Label verso upper centre, 'Colliers magazine Double Page / Illustration / by Percy leason. / The Shearing Shed at Nello. Fiction / by Richard Wilcox'.
Dimensions: sheet 40.6 h x 69.4 w cm image 27.8 h x 62.0 w cm
Accession No: NGA 00.2
Image rights: Permission granted in memory of Percy Leason
  • Acquired by the National Gallery of Australia, from an unidentified source, before 1999.