Fred WILLIAMS, Lysterfield triptych Enlarge 1 /1

Fred WILLIAMS

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

  • England 1951-56

Lysterfield triptych [(also known as 'Triptych landscape')] 1967-68
Collection Title: Lysterfield series
Place made: Upwey, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, oil on three canvases

Primary Insc: signed left panel l.r., "Fred Williams". not dated
Dimensions: overall 152.5 h x 427.5 w cm left panel 1543 h x 1236 w x 49 d mm centre panel 1543 h x 1848 w x 49 d mm right panel 1543 h x 1239 w x 49 d mm
Acknowledgement: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Purchased 1970
Accession No: NGA 70.2.A-C
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
Provenance:
  • Exhibited ‘Fred Williams’, Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Sydney, cat. 2, 5-29 November 1969
  • Purchased National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, through Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1970
  • Exhibited 'Heroic landscape: Williams - Streeton ', National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 16 October - 22 November 1970
  • Exhibited 'Ten Australians', various European countries and Sydney (travelling exhibition), cat. 35, 1974-75 (as Triptych landscape)
  • Exhibited ‘Contemporary Australian painting and sculpture’, New Zealand, cat. 42, 1973
  • Exhibited 'Fred Williams: a retrospective', National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, cat. 57, 7 November 1987 - 31 January 1988
  • Exhibited 'L'été australien à Montpellier', Galerie Saint Ravy d'Art Contemporain, Montpellier, 30 June - 27 September 1990
  • Exhibited 'Australian Art 1940-1990 from the Collection of the National Gallery of Australia', The Museum of Fine Arts, Gifu, 28 July - 3 September 1995