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Title

Spring sunshine

(1938)


Artist

Lloyd Rees

Australia

17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988


About

This work was a finalist in the 1938 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1938.


Details


Other Title

Spring Sunshine


Place where the work was made

Northwood Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(1938)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on paperboard


Dimensions

39.5 x 48.3 cm board; 53.0 x 61.6 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "LREES". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1938


Accession number

6605


Wynne Prize

- 1938


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Works in the collection

558


Place

Where the work was made
Northwood

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg and Patricia James, Lloyd Rees: paintings, drawings and prints, ‘Paintings: and related drawings and prints’, pp 27-66, Sydney, 2013, 31 (colour illus.), 158. cat.no. 6

Robert Lindsay, Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Lloyd Rees', Sydney, 1976, n.pag. (illus.). cat.no. 49

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, 'Catalogue', Sydney, 1983, n.pag.. cat.no. 29

Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition, ‘Catalogue: room two oils’, Sydney, 1938, n.pag.. cat.no. 167; priced 35 guineas

Roland Wakelin, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'The artistic development of Lloyd Rees', pp 490-492, Sydney, Oct 1969, 498, 499 (illus.). 'Lloyd Rees special number'