An image of Study for 'Ambiguous evidence'

James Gleeson

(Australia 21 Nov 1915 – 20 Oct 2008)

Study for 'Ambiguous evidence'

Location
Not on display
Further information

The free handling of charcoal, contrasting dense black with smudged or rubbed out areas as in this drawing, parallels Gleeson's use of ink and spray-painted techniques in the collages of the 1970s.

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'James Gleeson: drawings for paintings', Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2003, pg. 118.

Year
1997
Media
Drawing, Collage
Medium
charcoal, paper collage on white wove paper
Dimensions
37.9 x 51.0 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., charcoal "Gleeson 16.2.97".

Credit
Gift of the artist 2001
Accession number
252.2001