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

  • England 1951-56

The engagement ring. Number 2 1955-56 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: cream wove Kent paper
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Impression: proof A

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A second state'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right in black pencil, '20'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '28'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'JM 88 ii/ii' [JG '86].
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Mollison 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1500
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Gift of James Mollison to the NGA, June 1986.