My godson, from the album Volume 2
23 Jan 1927 - 22 Apr 1982
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
etching, deep etching, aquatint, engraving, black ink on Kent paper
State i of 3, Proof C
17.4 x 12.9 cm platemark; 20.7 x 16.0 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Fred Williams". Not dated.
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Not on display
© Estate of Fred Williams
Referenced in 1 publication
James Mollison, Fred Williams etchings, Woollahra, 1968.