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Title

(Artist's book)

circa 1983


Artist

James Gleeson

Australia

21 Nov 1915 - 20 Oct 2008


Details


Date

circa 1983


Media categories

Book , Drawing


Materials used

bound book: 15 leaves, 28 drawings on 30 pages, pen and brush and black ink, wash, collage, frottage on off-white wove paper


Dimensions

19.8 x 12.5 cm leaf; 19.9 x 13.9 x 0.8 cm book closed; 19.1 x 25.8 cm book open :

a - page 1: BLANK page 2: (Human anatomical parts, mechanical instrument parts, macro photograph of insect?); brush/pen and black ink, wash, collage of photocopies, 19.8 x 12.5 cm, approximate page dimensions; each leaf is 19.8 x 13.8cm however part of the leaf is concealed within binding


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 2001


Location

Not on display


Accession number

303.2001.a-o


Artist information

James Gleeson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

501