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Title

Self portrait

1922


Artist

Percy Leason

Australia, United States of America

25 Feb 1889 - 11 Sep 1959


Details


Date

1922


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

39.5 x 28.5 cm board; 47.0 x 36.6 x 3.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, incised "Leason/ 22".


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA3.1962


Artist information

Percy Leason

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Tracey Lock-Weir, Misty moderns: Australian tonalists 1915-1950, 'Max Meldrum and Australian modernism', pg. 89-110, Adelaide, 2008, 100, 102 (colour illus.), 137. NOTE: Refer to Meldrum in Sydney section.