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An image of Sketchbook no. 4: Italy, Malta, Austria, France, Greece, Suez Canal 1959 by Lloyd Rees

Lloyd Rees

(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)

Sketchbook no. 4: Italy, Malta, Austria, France, Greece, Suez Canal 1959
Other titles:
Sketchbook - Europe
Sketchbook no. 4: Europe 1959
Place of origin
Media categories
Sketchbook, Drawing, Watercolour
Materials used
bound sketchbook: 48 leaves, 48 drawings, mixed media

22.7 x 17.5 cm leaf; 22.7 x 17.5 cm closed book

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. on part dd [page 59], pencil "L. REES/ 59". Signed lower c. on front cover, blue ball-point pen "L.F. REES/ ...".
Gift of Alan and Jan Rees 1996
Accession number
© A+J Rees. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia
Not on display
Further information

Drawings predominantly of Italy; also of Malta, Austria, France, Greece and the Suez Canal. One drawing of Pont St.-Michel from this sketchbook is detached. It is from between pp. 28 and 29.

© Hendrik Kolenberg, 'Lloyd Rees in Europe', Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2002

Bibliography (2)

Hendrik Kolenberg, Lloyd Rees in Europe, 'Introduction', pg. 9-17, Sydney, 2002, 13, 50 (colour illus., part n), 51 (colour illus., page no. 13), 52 (colour illus., part g), 60 (colour illus., part q), 64 (colour illus., part kk), 66 (colour illus., part x), 73 (colour illus., part hh), 74 (catalogue entry for page no. 83), 75 (colour illus., part pp), 76 (colour illus., part mm), 77 (catalogue entry for part pp), 142, 143 (colour illus. of front cover of sketchbook). 29 (part n); 30 (part g); 31 (page no. 25); 39 (part q); 43 (part kk); 45 (part x); 52 (part hh); 53 (part pp); 54 (part mm)

Jill Sykes, Look, 'Lloyd Rees in Europe: a great artist sketching for the future', pg. 16-19, South Yarra, Feb 2002, 19 (colour illus., page 13).

Exhibition history (1)

Lloyd Rees Drawings (1995-96):