James GLEESON, The bride 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

The bride 25 March 1940 Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in watercolour, gouache and pen and ink Support: paper mounted on cream paper mounted on grey paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in pen and black ink 'J Gleeson/ 25.3.40'. Titled lower right in pen and black ink and gouache 'The Bride'.
Dimensions: image 25.0 h x 18.5 w cm sheet 25.0 h x 18.5 w cm backing sheet A 26.0 h x 19.4 w cm backing sheet B 38.7 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.2050
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1984