James GLEESON, The dream of Theseus 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 dream of Theseus 1947 Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper; pastel; watercolour drawing in brush and ink, black pencil, pastel and watercolour Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil 'The Dream of Theseus'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil '11'.
Dimensions: image 22.3 h x 16.5 w cm sheet 22.3 h x 16.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.2070
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1984