Fred WILLIAMS, Dancing figures Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Dancing figures 1954-55 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, engraving, drypoint and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; with ink additions Support: white wove Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 4, published state
Impression: 11/12
Edition: edition of 12 on Whatman paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams 56'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '11-12'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso 'Version 2 [sic] DANCING FIGURES. 1954 [sic] No 5./B.6 R.K. N.F.S.'
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 24.5 h x 23.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.277
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Sydney, 1975.