Fred WILLIAMS, not titled [Cape York river swamps I]. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

not titled [Cape York river swamps I]. (1977)
Collection Title: Weipa series
Place made: Fred Williams studio, Hawthorn East, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in gouache Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black ink, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'CAPE YORK RIVER SWAMPS (1)/1977'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'Tiboo'.
Dimensions: image 57.2 h x 75.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.2 h x 75.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.131
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.