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Irish landscape

glass, metal, wood
59.0 × 38.8 × 4.3 cm overall (framed)
inscribed in black enamel paint l.c.: GLEESON '82
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1989
© Courtesy of the artist’s estate
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
A rectangle of fused, leaded and painted glass in three broad horizontal divisions; the lower section is in khaki coloured glass with two applied medallions, the central section of a stylised landscape with fragments of olive green and emerald green glass with a deep red diagonal band; the upper section is constructed as an arched lattice or portcullis in vivid red in front of a segmental blue panel; the whole is fixed in a wooden frame.