(Australia, England 23 Jan 1927 – 22 Apr 1982)
11.1 x 18.8 cm platemark; 14.3 x 22.2 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
Deborah Hart, Fred Williams: infinite horizons, 'Resurrecting the gum tree', pg. 44-59, Canberra, 2011, 46 (illus.). NOTE: This is not the AGNSW impression.
James Mollison, Fred Williams etchings, Woollahra, 1968.