Fred WILLIAMS, Red trees Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Red trees 1958 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint, engraving and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; counterproof Support: white wove Kent paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 3, counterproof
Impression: 2/9
Edition: 1st state edition of 9 counterproofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2-9'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso, pencil, 'JM 171 i/iii', '151 i counterproof'
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.2 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 24.2 h x 18.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Mollison 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1126
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Gift of James Mollison to the NGA, May 1987.