Fred WILLIAMS, Trapeze Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Trapeze 1955-56 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, drypoint and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: Whatman paper
Edition State: 2nd state of 4
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in ball point pen, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Ed 12'. inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '46 Acrobat No 2/ No 49 TRAPEZE/ B-51/ RK NFS'. inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'JM 51 ii/iv'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 16.3 w cm sheet 28.8 h x 23.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.282
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Purchased from Rudy Komon Art Gallery, October 1975.