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An image of Study for The Port Jackson fig tree by Lloyd Rees

Lloyd Rees

(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)

Study for The Port Jackson fig tree
Media category
Materials used
pencil on paper

21.4 x 27.8 cm sheet

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.
Accession number
© A&J Rees. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
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 (2)

Christopher Allen, The Weekend Australian, 'Tangible Life Forms', pg. 12-13, Surry Hills, 01 Jun 2013-02 Jun 2013, 13.

Elizabeth Cross, Look, ‘On drawing’, Newtown, May 2005, 22.

Exhibition history (1)

Lloyd Rees Drawings (1995-96):

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