Across the threshold
21 Nov 1915 - 20 Oct 2008
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
91.5 x 121.9
Signature & date
Signed l.l., "Gleeson". Not dated.
Not on display
© Gleeson/O'Keefe Foundation
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Feb 1959–08 Mar 1959
Recent Australian Painting, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, Jun 1961–Jul 1961
Conquest of space: science fiction and contemporary art, College of Fine Art Galleries, UNSW, 22 May 2014–05 Jul 2014
Referenced in 5 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 8. cat.no. 11
Andrew Frost, Conquest of space: science fiction and contemporary art, 'The engine of experience: contemporary art and SF', pg. 5-7, Sydney, 2014, 6, 24 (colour illus.), 43.
Laurie Thomas, Modern Australian painting and sculpture: a survey of Australian art from 1950-1960, 'Introduction', pg. 1-10, Adelaide, 1960, 28 (colour illus.).
Whitechapel Art Gallery (Compilator), Recent Australian Painting, 'Catalogue', pg. 22-28, London, 1961, 23, n. pag (b&w illus.). cat. no. 29, plate IX
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 11 Jun 1958.