An image of Rocks and bush, Mittagong

Fred Williams

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

Rocks and bush, Mittagong, from the album Volume 3

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
flat biting, aquatint, engraving, drypoint, black ink on Kent paper
Dimensions
14.0 x 20.1 cm platemark; 17.7 x 23.3 cm sheet
Signature & date

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

Credit
Gift of Gwen Frolich 2004
Accession number
359.2005.4
Copyright
© Estate of Fred Williams