An image of "The Boy Friend"

Fred Williams

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

"The Boy Friend", from the album Volume 1

Location
Not on display
Further information

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

Year
1955-1956
Media
Print
Medium
etching, aquatint, engraving, drypoint, black ink on Kent paper
Dimensions
20.1 x 16.1 cm platemark; 22.1 x 17.7 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Fred Williams.". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Accession number
357.2005.51
Copyright
© Estate of Fred Williams