Lloyd REES

Yeronga, Queensland, Australia 1895 – Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1988

  • England, Europe 1923-24
  • alternately England, Europe and Australia 1952-73


Wellington, New South Wales, Australia born 1940

printer, intaglio

  • Italy, England 1968-72
  • Europe, Japan 1978-79


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1975

publisher (organisation)

The Great Rock. 24 April 1977 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in brown ink, from one zinc plate Support: cream wove Velin Arches 250 gsm paper
Edition State: only state; published state
Impression: 5/90
Edition: edition of 90; plus 10? artist's proof inscribed in pencil, 'AP'.

Edition Notes: Two related drawings are in the collection of the NGA
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black ballpoint pen, 'Lloyd Rees 24.4.77'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '5/90'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 25.1 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 52.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.783
Image rights: © Alan and Jancis Rees
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Port Jackson Press, Sydney, September 1978.