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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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8635


Artist information

James Gleeson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

479


Shown in 5 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