(Australia, England 23 Jan 1927 – 22 Apr 1982)
11.6 x 5.0 cm platemark; 14.8 x 7.9 cm sheet; 28.0 x 42.5 x 3.2 cm book closed
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
James Mollison, Fred Williams etchings, Woollahra, 1968.