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Title

Across the threshold

(1958)


Artist

James Gleeson

Australia

21 Nov 1915 - 20 Oct 2008


Details


Date

(1958)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

91.5 x 121.9


Signature & date

Signed l.l., "Gleeson". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9653


Artist information

James Gleeson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

501


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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.