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Title

An actor on stage

1955-1956

Artist

Fred Williams

Australia, England

23 Jan 1927 – 22 Apr 1982

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  • Details

    Date
    1955-1956
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    etching, aquatint, engraving, printed in black ink on Kent paper
    Edition
    10/11
    Dimensions
    12.4 x 12.4 cm platemark; 16.8 x 16.4 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed l.r., pencil 'Fred Williams.". Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1967
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    DA11.1967
    Copyright
    © Estate of Fred Williams

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    Fred Williams

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    Works in the collection

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  • About

    Williams began making etchings in 1954, while a student at the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London. Inspired to some degree by Sickert and Daumier, his subjects during this period, were often taken from drawings made on the spot of street-life and performers in music halls.

    Australian Art Department, AGNSW, 2000

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

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