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Title

recto: Two studies of South Coast hills verso: Two sheets of studies of a boy

1940s


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

Gerringong New South Wales Australia


Date

1940s


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil on paper


Dimensions

recto: 20.9 x 76.4 cm image (irreg.) verso: 20.9 x 38.2 cm each image (irreg.)


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

12.2012


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Works in the collection

558


Place

Where the work was made
Gerringong

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, 38 (illus.), 159. cat.no. 12a-b