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An image of recto: Study for 'Dusk at North Ryde'
verso: Landscape by Lloyd Rees
Alternate image of recto: Study for 'Dusk at North Ryde'
verso: Landscape by Lloyd Rees

Lloyd Rees

(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)

Title
recto: Study for 'Dusk at North Ryde' verso: Landscape
Place of origin
North RydeSydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
circa 1948
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
recto: carbon pencil on paper verso: pencil on paper
Dimensions

28.0 x 38.2 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.
Accession number
13.2012
Copyright
© A&J Rees. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Location
Not on display
Further information

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' (1995).

Bibliography (1)

Hendrik Kolenberg, Lloyd Rees: paintings, drawings and prints, ‘Introduction’, pp 11-26, Sydney, 2013, 15, 40 (illus.), 159. cat.no. 13a