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Irish landscape
1982

Medium
glass, metal, wood
Measurements
59.0 × 38.8 × 4.3 cm overall (framed)
Inscription
inscribed in black enamel paint l.c.: GLEESON '82
Accession Number
D11-1989
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1989
© Courtesy of the artist’s estate
Gallery location
Not on display
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.