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Fred Williams

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

Title
Cook and time clock, from the album Volume 2
Year
1954-1955
Media categories
Print, Book
Materials used
etching, aquatint, black ink on white Whatmans paper
Edition
State i of 2, ed. 4/6
Dimensions

18.2 x 15.0 cm platemark; 22.6 x 18.8 cm sheet; 28.0 x 42.5 x 3.2 cm book closed

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Fred Williams. 56.".
Credit
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Accession number
358.2005.4
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.