An image of Standing figure

Fred Williams

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

Standing figure, from the album Volume 2

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
1958
Media
Print, Book
Medium
etching, foul bite, engraving, drypoint, printed in relief, black ink on Kent paper
Dimensions
19.1 x 13.7 cm platemark; 22.8 x 17.5 cm sheet
Signature & date

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

Credit
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Accession number
358.2005.37
Copyright
© Estate of Fred Williams