Fred WILLIAMS, not titled [Dry creek bed diptych, Cape York]. Enlarge 1 /1

Fred WILLIAMS

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

  • England 1951-56

not titled [Dry creek bed diptych, Cape York]. (1977)
Collection Title: Weipa series
Place made: Fred Williams studio, Hawthorn East, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, chalk; gouache; paper painting in gouache with additions in colour chalks Support: thick wove paper

Primary Insc: signed upper right in black ink, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: image, overall 57.2 h x 76.2 w cm image A 57.2 h x 38.5 w cm image B 57.2 h x 35.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.2 h x 76.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.110
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
Provenance:
  • 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.