Fred WILLIAMS, Barge boy by Paddington Canal Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

Barge boy by Paddington Canal 1954-55 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: green handmade paper
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Impression: proof B

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'F Williams'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'B'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '60B second'. Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'JM 60A ii/ii'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.2 h x 4.2 w cm sheet 21.5 h x 12.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Mollison 1983.
Accession No: NGA 83.1287
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Gift of James Mollison to the NGA, May 1983.