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

  • England 1951-56

not titled [Regenerating grass trees after fire, Flinders Island]. (1980) Place made: Flinders Island, Bass Strait, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; synthetic polymer paint; paper painting in gouache and synthetic polymer paint Support: wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left, 'Arches/ FRANCE', lower right, 'Arches/ FRANCE'. cont remarks

Primary Insc: signed lower left in black ink, 'Fred Williams.'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'REGENERATING GRASS TREES/ AFTER FIRE/ FLINDERS ISLAND/Jan 1980'.
Dimensions: image, overall 33.6 h x 75.6 w cm image A 33.6 h x 32.0 w cm image B 33.6 h x 42.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.1 h x 75.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2989.146
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.