Fred WILLIAMS, The Metropolitan Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1951-56

The Metropolitan 1955 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint, engraving and flat biting, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: white wove Whatman paper
Edition State: 3rd state of 3
Impression: uninscribed proof
Edition: edition of 22, numbers 1-5 on blue Ingres paper, numbers 6-22 on Kent paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in blue ballpoint pen, 'Fred Williams'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left verso in black pencil, 'JM 11 iii/iii'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.5 h x 18.0 w cm sheet 20.7 h x 23.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lady Drysdale 1983.
Accession No: NGA 83.2875
Image rights: © Estate of Fred Williams
  • Gift to the ANG by Lady Drysdale, July 1983.