James GLEESON, Composition 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

Composition c.1940 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, ink; paper collage of cut paper, inks and brush and varnish Support: paper mounted on paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: signed upper left in pen and black ink 'J Gleeson'. signed, titled and inscribed verso lower centre in pen and black ink 'Composition - James Gleeson - 1 gn'. not dated.
Dimensions: image 19.5 h x 14.5 w cm sheet 21.4 h x 16.4 w cm backing sheet 36.0 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.2096
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1984