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

  • England 1951-56

not titled [Marine study, Sorrento]. [Beachscape Sorrento] (1971) Description: looking down from the cliff above the Sorrento back beach

Collection Title: Sorrento series
Place made: Sorrento Back Beach, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in gouache Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed verso lower right in black ink, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '1 [circled]'.
Dimensions: image, overall 58.6 h x 79.9 w cm image A 16.6 h x 79.9 w cm image B 17.3 h x 79.9 w cm image C 19.8 h x 79.9 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 58.6 h x 79.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.73
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.