Burnt grass tree hillside I
23 Jan 1927 - 22 Apr 1982
This was painted on the Fred Williams' last trip to Flinders Island, in 1980, where he stayed near Marshall Bay. He made a series of works showing new growth emerging in burnt paddock which had recently experienced a grass fire.
© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2005
gouache on Arches paper
57.0 x 75.4 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.r., pen and black ink "Fred Williams.". Not dated.
Ruth Komon Bequest in memory of Rudy Komon 2004
Not on display
© Estate of Fred Williams
Shown in 1 exhibition
Australian Collection Focus: Fred Williams gouaches, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Mar 2005–01 May 2005