"The Boy Friend", 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, engraving, drypoint, black ink on Kent paper
State ii of 2, ed. 9/18
20.1 x 16.1 cm platemark; 22.1 x 17.7 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Fred Williams.". Not dated.
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Not on display
© Estate of Fred Williams