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An image of Midget by Fred Williams

Fred Williams

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

Title
Midget, from the album Volume 1
Year
1954-1955
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, aquatint, engraving, drypoint, printed on black ink Whatmans paper
Edition
State i of 14, ed. 7/10
Dimensions

13.3 x 17.5 cm platemark; 16.4 x 20.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Fred Williams. 56".
Credit
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Accession number
357.2005.3
Copyright
© Estate of Fred Williams
Location
Not on display
Further information

Fred Williams was a major painter and draughtsman of the Australian landscape, and the most significant and influential Australian printmaker of the latter half of last century. His work has been the subject of a number of important exhibitions and publications in the past few years; most recently, his prints were shown in a solo exhibition at the British Museum in 2003.

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