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An image of Aldbourne landscape by Derwent Lees

Derwent Lees

(Australia, England 23 Nov 1885 – 28 Mar 1931)

Aldbourne landscape
Media category
Materials used
oil on panel

32.5 x 40.6 cm board; 47.0 x 55.0 x 3.8 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., blue paint "Lees 13".
Watson Bequest Fund 1946
Accession number
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1946

Bibliography (5)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 108 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 122. 1313

Henry Lew, In Search of Derwent Lees, 1996, 54.

David Thomas, Derwent Lees - The Forgotten Australian, Victoria, 1997, 2. 19

Adelaide Festival of Arts 1966: special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'British Painting 1900-1950', Adelaide, 1966. 13

Exhibition history (3)

Contemporary Art Society mixed exhibition, The Redfern Gallery, London, Feb 1946–Feb 1946

British Painting 1900-1950: Adelaide Festival of Arts 1966, National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Mar 1966–Mar 1966

Derwent Lees: The Forgotten Australian: