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Title

The blue bay


Artist

Lloyd Rees

Australia

17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988


Details


Place where the work was made

Lane Cove Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(1938-1945)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

49.5 x 60.5 cm stretcher; 64.0 x 75.4 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "L REES 38".


Credit

Purchased 1945


Accession number

7531


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Works in the collection

558


Shown in 10 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Lloyd Rees, ‘Catalogue’, pp 109-125, Melbourne, 1972, 112 (illus.). cat.no. O98

Lou Klepac, Affinities: Brett Whiteley & Lloyd Rees, 'Introduction', pp 2-4, Sydney, 2001, 7.

Hendrik Kolenberg and Patricia James, Lloyd Rees: paintings, drawings and prints, ‘Paintings: and related drawings and prints’, pp 27-66, Sydney, 2013, 33 (colour illus.),159. cat.no. 8

Sandra McGrath, Sydney Harbour Paintings from 1794, Milton, 1979, 60 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 7. cat.no. 5

The Brett Whiteley Studio (Editor), Big blue: the painted harbour (list of works), Sydney, 1997.

The Brett Whiteley Studio, Whiteley & Rees: More affinities, Sydney, 2005, (illus.). List of works

Roland Wakelin, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'The artistic development of Lloyd Rees', pp 490-492, Sydney, Oct 1969, 500 (illus.). 'Lloyd Rees special number'

Gavin Wilson, Harbourlife, 'Harbourlife', pp 7-32, Sydney, 2007, 56, 14-15 (colour illus.).