Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1927
Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1982
Performer in a top hat
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and foul biting, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: white wove Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof E
Edition: 5 proofs inscribed A-E
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams'.
inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'E 1st state'
plate-mark 17.5 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 23.2 h x 17.4 w cm
: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987 Accession No
: NGA 87.1859 Image rights
: © Estate of Fred Williams
- With the artist until his death in 1982.
- By descent to Lyn Williams, the artist's widow.
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Lyn Williams, Melbourne, November 1987.