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Fred Williams

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

Title
Nude figure, from the album Volume 2
Year
1954-1955
Media categories
Print, Book
Materials used
etching, black ink on Whatmans paper
Edition
Only state, Proof J
Dimensions

22.5 x 19.1 cm platemark; 25.2 x 21.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Fred Williams.". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Accession number
358.2005.1
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

Bibliography (1)

James Mollison, Fred Williams etchings, Woollahra, 1968.