Fred WILLIAMS, Beachscape, Erith Island Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Beachscape, Erith Island 1972-73 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, foul biting, engraving and roulette, printed in black ink, from four zinc plates Support: paper
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof
Edition: only impression of this state

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams.'. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof'.
Tertiary Insc: JM 270 i/ii
Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 5.5 h x 28.2 w cm plate-mark (b) 4.1 h x 28.1 w cm plate-mark (c) 5.9 h x 28.0 w cm plate-mark (d) 6.9 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Mollison 1984.
Accession No: NGA 84.76
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Gift of James Mollison to the NGA, February 1984.