(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)
Sketchbook no. 1: Brisbane c.1914
- Place of origin
- (circa 1914)
- Media categories
- Materials used
- bound sketchbook: 59 leaves, 88 drawings, mixed media
19.4 x 27.2 cm leaf; 19.9 x 27.5 cm book closed; 20.0 x 56.7 cm book open
- Signature & date
- Signed and dated l.r. endpaper, pen and brown ink "Lloyd Rees/ Xmas/ 1913".
Signed c. on part a [page 1], pencil ".../ ... Lloyd Rees".
Dated c.l. on part a [page 1], pen and black ink "Decr 1913".
- Gift of the artits's son and daughter-in-law, Alan and Jancis Rees 1999
- Accession number
- © A&J Rees. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia
- Not on display
- Further information
This is Lloyd Rees' earliest extant sketchbook. The book was a gift from Wal Taylor, bookbinder and work-mate at the Queensland Government Printing Office, Brisbane, where Rees worked 1913-15. It has numerous studies of early Brisbane landmarks - churches, bridges and various public buildings.
Hendrik Kolenberg, 'Lloyd Rees in Europe', Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2002
- Bibliography (1)
Hendrik Kolenberg, Lloyd Rees in Europe, 'Introduction', pg. 9-17, Sydney, 2002, 142.
- Exhibition history (1)
Lloyd Rees: works from the South Coast, Shoalhaven City Arts Centre, Nowra, 26 Oct 2013–14 Dec 2013
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