An image of Studies for 'Eau + Feu = Calamite' Execution

James Gleeson

(Australia 21 Nov 1915 – 20 Oct 2008)

Studies for 'Eau + Feu = Calamite' Execution

Location
Not on display
Further information

The drawing 'Execution' is a direct reference to Francisco Goya's masterpiece 'Third of May 1808', 1814, in the Museo del Prado, Madrid.

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'James Gleeson: drawings for paintings', Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2003, pg.32.

Place of origin
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
1944
Media
Drawing
Medium
pen and black ink, watercolour, opaque white
Dimensions
26.5 x 31.0 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pen and black ink "... J Gleeson 1944"

Credit
Gift of Frank O'Keefe 1993
Accession number
125.1993
Copyright
© Gleeson/O'Keefe Foundation