17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988
Lloyd Rees travelled to Europe several times, first in 1923-24 when he acquired a particular love of France and Italy, and subsequently during the 1950s, 60s and 70s.
This is the tower of the Cathedral of Notre Dame des Doms. The cathedral was built in 1150 but the virgin on the tower was erected in 1859.
carbon pencil on ivory wove paper
17.5 x 13.6 cm image; 17.5 x 27.3 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Alan & Jancis Rees, the artist's son and daughter-in-law 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
Not on display
© A&J Rees. Licensed by Copyright Agency