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An image of Landscape with bent tree by Fred Williams

Fred Williams

(Australia, England 23 Jan 1927 – 22 Apr 1982)

Title
Landscape with bent tree
Year
circa 1958-circa 1959
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour, gouache, brush and black ink on wove paper
Dimensions

38.0 x 42.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, black ink "Fred Williams". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased under the terms of the Florence Turner Blake Bequest 1980
Accession number
10.1980
Copyright
© Estate of Fred Williams
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Deborah Hart, Fred Williams: infinite horizons, 'Resurrecting the gum tree', pg. 44-59, Canberra, 2011, 56, 59 (colour illus.), 229.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 83 (colour illus.), 122. cat.no. 74

Barry Pearce, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Australian Art', pg. 5-26, Sydney, 1981, 25 (illus.). cat.no. 46

Barry Pearce and Haruo Arikawa, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 167 (colour illus.). cat.no. 110

Barry Pearce, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Landscape and gesture', pg. 239-240, Sydney, 2000, 252 (colour illus.), 302.

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 31. cat.no. 54

Exhibition history (6)

Three years on: acquisitions 1978-81, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1981–01 Dec 1981

Two hundred years of Australian painting : Nature, people and art in the southern continent:

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:

Australian Painters Seeing Cézanne, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998–17 Jan 1999

Australian Collection Focus: Fred Williams gouaches, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Mar 2005–01 May 2005

Fred Williams: infinite horizons: