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

  • England 1951-56

not titled [Mushrooms]. (1976) Place made: Fred Williams studio, Hawthorn East, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in gouache and synthetic polymer paint Support: thick wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left corner, 'Arches/ FRANCE'. lower right corner, 'Arches/ FRANCE'. cont remarks

Primary Insc: signed upper right in pen and black ink, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'MUSHROOMS / 1976'. Inscribed upper centre in black pencil, 'Cut' (with pencil line within image to indicate where to cut).
Dimensions: image 45.2 h x 77.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 54.8 h x 77.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.127
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.