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Title

The patched rug

circa 1918


Artist

Percy Leason

Australia, United States of America

25 Feb 1889 - 11 Sep 1959


Details


Other Title

(Swagman holding patchwork blanket)


Date

circa 1918


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pen and ink


Dimensions

sight 17.2 x 18.4


Signature & date

Signed l.l. "LEASON". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Karna Livingstone 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

96.1976


Artist information

Percy Leason

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jane de Teliga, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 6.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Loan exhibition of Australian art: collection of paintings and drawings by Australian artists executed during the last 25 to 35 Years, Sydney, 1918. cat.no. 441

Sydney Ure Smith, Bertram Stevens and Charles Lloyd Jones (Editors), Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 5], Sydney, 1918, illus..