Fred WILLIAMS, not titled [Sturt desert pea]. Enlarge 1 /1


Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1927 – Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1982

  • England 1951-56

not titled [Sturt desert pea]. (1974) Place made: Silverton, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in gouache and synthetic polymer paint Support: heavy paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in crimson gouache, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'Sturt Desert Pea/(Broken Hill)'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '9' (circled). NGA matt iscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Cat no: 308/R7'.
Dimensions: image 55.6 h x 77.2 w cm sheet 55.6 h x 77.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.41
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • With the artist until his death in 1982.
  • By descent to Lyn Williams, the artists widow.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Lyn Williams, Melbourne, August 1983.