Fred WILLIAMS, Somersault. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Somersault. 1956 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: Kent paper
Edition State: 2nd state of 3, published state
Impression: 4/9
Edition: edition of 9

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams 56.'. not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4-9'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'For Rudy & Ruth, The Williams April '82'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.4 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 15.4 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Ruth Komon Bequest 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.284
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Bequest to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Rudy and Ruth Komon Bequest, 2002