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Title

Sea haze, Vinegar Hill

(1974)


Artist

Fred Williams

Australia, England

23 Jan 1927 - 22 Apr 1982


About

This gouache was painted on Williams' first trip to Flinders Island. He was particularly interested in the relationship of the sea to the shore, the atmospheric effects of which he sought to depict here. The view is from the south east coast of the island looking towards the Potboil Shoals.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2005


Details


Date

(1974)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

gouache on ivory Arches paper


Dimensions

56.0 x 77.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in image l.r., pen and black ink "Fred Williams." Not dated.


Credit

Ruth Komon Bequest in memory of Rudy Komon 2004


Location

Not on display


Accession number

164.2004


Artist information

Fred Williams

Works in the collection

222


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Patrick McCaughey, Fred Williams 1927-1982, Kensington, 1980, 254-258. General reference to Flinders Island series.