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

  • England 1951-56

Landscape with a steep road 1959 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, drypoint, engraving and etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: white wove Kent paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state of 5
Impression: proof A
Edition: this state: only impression

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 2nd State'
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.6 h x 15.7 w cm sheet 23.3 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1862
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.