Fred WILLIAMS, The forest pond Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

The forest pond 1959-60 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, engraving, drypoint and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 4
Impression: 1/8
Edition: 1st state edition of 8; plus 2 proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams '61'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1-8'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 23.3 h x 18.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.285
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Sydney, 1975.