Fred WILLIAMS, Standing figure Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Standing figure 1958 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, foul-biting, engraving and drypoint, printed in relief in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: thin smooth cream wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof F

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in blue ballpoint pen, 'Fred Williams.' not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left to upper right in pencil in at least three different scripts, 'The [illeg.] NO 1134 STANDING FIGURE / B-121 / RK-NFS'. Inscribed verso lower left sheet corner in pencil, 'JM 121 i/ii F'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.2 h x 13.8 w cm sheet 23.8 h x 18.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.283
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Sydney, 1975.