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Title

Sketchbook no. 8: Australia 1960s


Artist

Lloyd Rees

Australia

17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988


About

This sketchbook contains drawings of Werri on the south coast of New South Wales. Included is a sheet of Grade 4 sandpaper cut to page size, which Rees used under the page on which he was drawing, in order to create a texture and to interrupt the otherwise smooth flow of his line.

Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2002


Details


Place where the work was made

Werri Beach New South Wales Australia


Date

(circa 1960s)


Media categories

Sketchbook , Drawing


Materials used

bound sketchbook: 48 leaves, 3 drawings, carbon pencil and ink wash


Dimensions

20.8 x 15.0 cm leaf; 20.8 x 15.0 cm book closed; 42.0 x 15.3 cm book open


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Alan and Jancis Rees 1998


Location

Not on display


Accession number

54.1998.a-vv


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Works in the collection

558


Place

Where the work was made
Werri Beach

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history