Study of trees and fence, Northwood Point
17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988
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.
pencil on paper
25.1 x 32.6 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Alan & Jancis Rees, the artist's son and daughter-in-law 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Not on display
© A&J Rees. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Lloyd Rees Drawings (1995-96):
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 09 Mar 1995–14 May 1995
- Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston, Launceston 24 Jan 1996–11 Mar 1996
Referenced in 1 publication
Hendrik Kolenberg and Patricia James, Lloyd Rees: paintings, drawings and prints, ‘Paintings: and related drawings and prints’, pp 27-66, Sydney, 2013, 34 (colour illus.), 159. cat.no. 9a