Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1927
Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1982
not titled [Chicken embryos].
[Embryo eggs] (1980)
Flinders Island, Bass Strait, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, painting in gouache Support: wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left, 'Arches/ FRANCE', lower right, 'Arches/ FRANCE'. cont remarks
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black ink, 'Fred Williams'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'CHICKEN EMBRYOS/ STILL LIFE SERIES./Jan 1980'.
image, overall 34.8 h x 75.8 w cm image A 21.0 h x 75.8 w cm image B 12.7 h x 75.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.4 h x 75.8 w cm
: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1983 Accession No
: NGA 83.2989.147 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.