recto: Trees, shed and houses verso: Hillside landscape
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.
late 1930s-early 1940s
pencil on paper
21.6 x 28.5 cm sheet (irreg.)
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
Shown in 1 exhibition
Lloyd Rees Drawings (1995-96), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Mar 1995–14 May 1995
Referenced in 2 publications
Hendrik Kolenberg and Patricia James, Lloyd Rees: paintings, drawings and prints, 'Paintings: and related drawings and prints’, pp 27-66, Sydney, 2013, 32 (illus.), 159. cat.no. 7
Hendrik Kolenberg, Lloyd Rees Drawings - Centenary Retrospective, 'The Forties’, pp 64-65, Sydney, 1995, 64 (illus.), 65. cat.no. 66