Michael Leunig 'The Gipsy Rover - 2nd State'

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Dive into the captivating realm of one of Australia's living treasures, Michael Leunig. His profound commentary on political, cultural, and emotional facets spans decades, delving into the concept of an innocent and sacred personal world. Leunig's immeasurable influence on cultural life, notably through his newspaper cartoons, earned him the esteemed title of Australian Living Treasure in 1999, solidifying his profound impact on our nations creative landscape.

This original graphic is an homage to the renowned Irish ballad, known as The Whistling Gypsy or The Gypsy Rover. Within its vibrant composition, a boldly colored figure fills the space with its vibrant spirit. Through this artwork, Leunig extends a heartfelt invitation to rediscover the pure joy of innocence, making it an invaluable addition to family collections and an ideal choice for those young at heart.

Michael LEUNIG (1945 - )
'The Gipsy Rover - 2nd State' 1996
etching on paper
Edition of 21
Image Size: 61 x 75 cm
Dimensions: 91 x 104 x 4 cm
Signed: Editioned, titled and signed 'Leunig' lower margin
Comes with Letter of Provenance

Condition: Very Good: Describes a work of art's image as Excellent, but may show some small signs of surrounding wear to paper or frame. There are no tears to paper margin or disruption to the paint surface.

(c) The Artist or Assignee