Fred WILLIAMS, Weipa I Enlarge 1 /1

Fred WILLIAMS

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

  • England 1951-56

Weipa I 1977 Place made: Hawthorn East, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in gouache Support: wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left corner, 'Arches/ FRANCE'. lower right corner, 'Arches/ FRANCE'. cont remarks

Primary Insc: signed verso lower right in black ink, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: image, overall 57.6 h x 76.4 w cm image A 15.4 h x 76.4 w cm image B 18.8 h x 76.4 w cm image C 20.2 h x 76.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.6 h x 76.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.133
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.