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An image of Composition by William Gear

William Gear

(England 02 Aug 1915 – 27 Feb 1997)

Title
Composition
Year
1959
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
gouache
Dimensions

95.0 x 60.5 cm sight; 116.0 x 81.0 x 3.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., ink "Gear 59".
Credit
Purchased 1959
Accession number
WB1.1959
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Gimpel Fils, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Gimpel Fils Gallery 1959

Bibliography (2)

Gimpel Fils, Watercolours & gouaches by Karl Appel, William Gear, JP Riopelle, London, 1959. cat.no. 8

John McEwen, William Gear, Kent and Eastbourne', pg. 71-92, Hampshire, 2003, 82, 87 (colour illus.). fig. 80

Exhibition history (3)

Unknown, London Group 1959, Exhibition Venue Unknown, Mar 1959–Mar 1959

Watercolours & gouaches by Karl Appel, William Gear, JP Riopelle, Gimpel Fils, London, 28 Apr 1959–23 May 1959

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1959, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Mar 1960–18 Apr 1960