Fred WILLIAMS, Sherbrooke Forest. Number 1 Enlarge 1 /1

Fred WILLIAMS

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

  • England 1951-56

Sherbrooke Forest. Number 1 1961 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, aquatint, open biting and foul biting, printed in brown ink, from one copper plate Support: cream linen textured carridge paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4-20/2.'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'earlier state' [JM].
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.2 h x 16.8 w cm sheet 25.0 h x 22.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1868
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
Provenance:
  • 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.