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Title

Sketchbook no. 7: Greece, Sicily, Hobart 1959-1968

1958-1968


Artist

Lloyd Rees

Australia

17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988


About

This sketchbook contains drawings of Greece and Italy; three drawings made in Hobart c. 1968 on and from Mount Wellington. There is also a draft of a letter to William Dobell dated 16.6.66.

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


Details


Other Title

Sketchbook no. 7: Greek visit and Hobart 1959-1960


Places where the work was made

Greece
Italy
Hobart Tasmania Australia


Date

1958-1968


Media categories

Sketchbook , Drawing


Materials used

bound sketchbook: 49 leaves, 24 drawings, mixed media


Dimensions

15.0 x 20.8 cm leaf; 15.0 x 20.8 cm closed book


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Alan & Jancis Rees 1997


Location

Not on display


Accession number

214.1997.a-ww


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Artist profile

Works in the collection

801


Place

Where the work was made
Hobart, Italy, Greece

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg and Patricia James, Lloyd Rees in Europe, Sydney, 2002, 142.