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Title

Western sky

1987-1988


Artist

Lloyd Rees

Australia

17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988


About

The 'Tribute to light' series was the result of a twelve month collaboration between Lloyd Rees and Fred Genis.

'Western sky' is a free interpretation of the view overlooking the Derwent River that Rees favoured from his house at Sandy Bay, Hobart.

Australian Art Department, AGNSW, 2001


Details


Date

1987-1988


Media category

Print


Materials used

five-colour lithograph on ivory Arches paper


Edition

AP IV/X, final state for edition in colour


Dimensions

39.3 x 52.5 cm image; 56.3 x 76.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Lloyd Rees 88".


Credit

Gift of the artist's son and daughter-in-law, Alan and Jancis Rees 2001


Location

Not on display


Accession number

306.2001


Artist information

Lloyd Rees

Artist profile

Works in the collection

801