Fred WARD, Against the light. Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1900 – Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia 1990

26 July, 1900 – 25 July,1990

Against the light. 1930 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: lower right below printed image, 'FRED WARD'. not dated. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'AGAINST THE LIGHT.'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '8/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 18.0 h x 14.1 w cm sheet 24.8 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.1002
  • Paintings, Melbourne: Leonard Joel [auction], 16-17 April 1991, lot G198 (est $40-60).
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, 1991.