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Lloyd Rees

(Australia 17 Mar 1895 – 02 Dec 1988)

Sketchbook no. 8: Australia 1960s

Location
Not on display
Further information

This sketchbook contains drawings of Werri on the south coast of New South Wales. Included is a sheet of Grade 4 sandpaper cut to page size, which Rees used under the page on which he was drawing, in order to create a texture and to interrupt the otherwise smooth flow of his line.

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

Place of origin
Werri Beach, New South Wales, Australia
Year
(circa 1960s)
Media
Sketchbook, Drawing
Medium
bound sketchbook: 48 leaves, 3 drawings, carbon pencil and ink wash
Dimensions
20.8 x 15.0 cm leaf; 20.8 x 15.0 cm book closed; 42.0 x 15.3 cm book open
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Alan and Jancis Rees 1998
Accession number
54.1998.a-vv
Copyright
© A&J Rees. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney