Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1927
Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1982
1954 or 1955
London, Greater London, England
Creation Notes: 1956, printed
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: 1st state 2 impressions; 2nd state 2 proofs on Kent paper, plus edion of 10
Edition Notes: Mollison knew of only one impression of the 1st state before the corners were rounded. This is a 2nd impression. In original frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams 56'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso in black pencil, '7' and ;277 [within rectangle]'.
inscribed verso in black pencil, 'JM' [James Mollison].
plate-mark 6.3 h x 11.1 w cm sheet 16.8 h x 19.5 w cm
: Purchased 2009 Accession No
: NGA 2009.297 Image rights
: © Estate of Fred Williams
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Reeder Fine Art, Melbourne, 2009.