John BRACKFred WILLIAMS, Strapper and horse Enlarge 1 /1


East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999


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

printer, intaglio

  • England 1951-56

Strapper and horse c.1956 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: medium-weight off-white wove paper subsequently laid down on thick white mount board
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 17? on wove paper printed by Fred Williams 1958; edition of 21 on Kent paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.B.' not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed by previous owner, Lyn Williams, lower left corner of mount board in black pencil, 'L.W.'
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.6 h x 27.4 w cm sheet 24.8 h x 33.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lyn and Fred Williams, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia's 25th Anniversary, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.771
Image rights: © Helen Brack
  • From the Fred and Lyn Williams Collection.