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An image of recto: Ship at wharf, Brisbane River
verso: Study from a plaster cast by Lloyd Rees
Alternate image of recto: Ship at wharf, Brisbane River
verso: Study from a plaster cast by Lloyd Rees

Lloyd Rees

(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)

Title
recto: Ship at wharf, Brisbane River verso: Study from a plaster cast
Year
1914
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pencil on pale grey laid paper
Dimensions

34.2 x 24.9 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated lower c. verso, pencil "L.R./ Oct 14".
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
28.2012
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).

Exhibition history (1)

Lloyd Rees, early Brisbane drawings 1913-17: