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An image of Fallen tree by Fred Williams

Fred Williams

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

Title
Fallen tree
Year
(1962)
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour, gouache on paper
Dimensions

37.5 x 49.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., black gouache "Fred Williams.". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Michael Gleeson-White 1983
Accession number
64.1983
Copyright
© Estate of Fred Williams
Location
Not on display
Further information

This gouache from the 'Saplings series' is related to an oil painting in a private collection.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2005

Bibliography (3)

Deborah Hart, Fred Williams: infinite horizons, 'Resurrecting the gum tree', pg. 44-59, Canberra, 2011, 56, 58 (colour illus.), 230.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 80

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 31. cat.no. 57

Exhibition history (3)

Australian Painters Seeing Cézanne, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998–17 Jan 1999

Australian Collection Focus: Fred Williams gouaches, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Mar 2005–01 May 2005

Fred Williams: infinite horizons: