Percy Leason 1889-1959

Percy Leason, Nude Study c. 1956, oil painting on canvasboard

Percy Leason 1889-1959

SKU: LEAS220320-1
  • Exquisite unsigned oil painting on canvasboard in a timber frame. The title of the painting and its provenance are inscribed verso.

    Image 22 x 29.5 cm / frame 30 x 38 cm.

    The painting and frame are in excellent condition for a work of this age.

    Please note: This painting is unsigned but comes with a strong provenance and a letter of authenticity from fine art consultant and former Castlemaine Art Gallery director, Peter Perry. See photograph of letter and label attached verso.

    - The estate of the artist.
    - The Castlemaine Art Gallery, Victoria.
    - Eastgate Gallery, Hawthorn.

    Percy Leason is represented in the collections of all major Australian art galleries including the National Gallery of Victoria, the National Gallery of Australia, the Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Art Gallery of South Australia, the Queensland Art Gallery, the National Portrait Gallery, the Castlemaine Art Gallery and the State Library of Victoria as well as private collections in Australia and the United States.