Cyrano de Bergerac, from the album Volume 1
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, aquatint, black ink on Kent paper
State ii of 2, ed. 5/18
9.5 x 8.8 cm platemark; 13.5 x 12.4 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.