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An image of recto: Werri Beach Headland
verso: Beach scene with bathers by Lloyd Rees
Alternate image of recto: Werri Beach Headland
verso: Beach scene with bathers by Lloyd Rees

Lloyd Rees

(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)

Title
recto: Werri Beach Headland verso: Beach scene with bathers
Year
1973
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
recto: carbon pencil, charcoal, watercolour, black ball-point pen on paper verso: pen and black ink, charcoal on paper
Dimensions

39.8 x 57.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. recto "L REES 73".
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
51.2012
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).