View towards the city
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).
carbon pencil, black ball-point pen, watercolour on paper
39.5 x 57.5 cm sheet (irreg.)
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 Viscopy, Sydney
Referenced in 1 publication
Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, ‘Celebrating Lloyd Rees: a book and show on the Gallery’s collection of his work’, pg. 21-23, Sydney, Mar 2013, 22 (colour illus.), 23.