Fred WILLIAMS, Chelsea Palace Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Chelsea Palace 1955-56 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, engraving, and rough biting, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: white wove Kent paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'WT &' [fragment].
Edition State: 3rd state of 3, published state
Impression: 15/15
Edition: edition of 15, number 1 on grey Fabriarno paper, 2-15 0n Kent paper; plus 1 counterproof on Kent paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'FW'. not titled. not dated. inscribed verso centre in black pencil, '15/15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed by James Mollison top left corner of sheet in black pencil, '13B iii'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 3.9 h x 3.2 w cm sheet 16.7 h x 14.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Mollison 1984.
Accession No: NGA 84.57
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Gift of James Mollison to the NGA, February 1984.