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Title

recto: Study for 'Spring sunshine' verso: Harbour with houses


Artist

Lloyd Rees

Australia

17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988


About

Rees is indisputably one of the most important Australian landscape artists of the twentieth century and the Art Gallery of New South Wales has the finest collection of his work, principally drawings from the artist's estate, the majority of which have come as gifts from Alan & Jancis Rees following the centenary retrospective exhibition: 'Lloyd Rees drawings: centenary retrospective' 1995.


Details


Place where the work was made

Northwood Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

circa 1938


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil on paper


Dimensions

25.5 x 38.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Alan & Jancis Rees, the artist's son and daughter-in-law 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

10.2012


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Works in the collection

558


Place

Where the work was made
Northwood

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg and Patricia James, Lloyd Rees: paintings, drawings and prints, ‘Paintings: and related drawings and prints’, pp 27-66, Sydney, 2013, 30 (colour illus.), 158. cat.no. 6a