recto: Ball's Head, Sydney Harbour verso: A sketch of the Sobraon
17 Mar 1895 - 02 Dec 1988
Rees is indisputably one of the most important Australian landscape artists of the twentieth century and the Art Gallery of New South Wales has the finest collection of his work, principally drawings from the artist's estate, the majority of which have come as gifts from Alan & Jancis Rees following the centenary retrospective exhibition:' Lloyd Rees drawings' (1995).
pencil on paper
recto: 27.9 x 21.9 cm sheet verso: 21.9 x 27.9 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Alan & Jancis Rees, the artist's son and daughter-in-law 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Not on display
© A&J Rees. Licensed by Copyright Agency
Shown in 1 exhibition
Painting with Pencil - Lloyd Rees: Sydney Drawings 1930-36, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, 12 Dec 2015–10 Apr 2016