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Title

The oracle

(1948)


Artist

James Gleeson

Australia

21 Nov 1915 - 20 Oct 2008


Details


Other Title

Encounter upon a personal shore


Date

(1948)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

25.4 x 20.3 cm stretcher; 36.2 x 31.0 x 5.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, black oil "Gleeson". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1952


Accession number

8635


Artist information

James Gleeson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

479


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards and Steven Miller, Australian Collection Focus: James Gleeson & Robert Klippel Madame Sophie Sesostoris (a pre-raphaelite satire) 1947-48, Sydney, 1998, (illus.).

Glenbrook School of Arts, Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Blue Mountains, 1964. no catalogue number