(Australia 21 Nov 1915 – 20 Oct 2008)
Study for 'Aurora sapiens'
- Not on display
- Further information
The first study for this drawing is in the AGNSW's Gleeson 'Sketchbook 1', from before 1987.
'I've always been interested, but especially in the last few years, in the mutability of shapes, and changing almost as you look at them ... This is how I think of life, as mutable, everything changed from instant to instant and forms do mutate and change', James Gleeson 27 August 2002.
Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'James Gleeson: drawings for paintings', Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2003, pg. 105.
- Drawing, Collage
- charcoal, paper collage on white wove paper
- 37.8 x 50.9 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., charcoal "Gleeson 6.2.94".
- Gift of the artist 2001
- Accession number