Frederick Fred Williams
(1927 - 1982)
Frederick (Fred) Ronald Williams was active/lived in Australia. Frederick Fred Williams is known for landscape painting, printmaking.
Frederick Ronald (Fred) Williams OBE (23 January 1927 - 22 April 1982) was an Australian painter and printmaker. He was one of Australia's most important artists, and one of the twentieth century's major painters of the landscape. He had more than seventy solo exhibitions during his career in Australian galleries, as well as the exhibition "Fred Williams - Landscapes of a Continent" at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1977.
Fred Williams was born in 1927 in Richmond, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, the son of an electrical engineer and a Richmond housewife. Williams left school at 14 and was apprenticed to a firm of Melbourne shopfitters and box makers. From 1943 to 1947 he studied at the National Gallery School, ... Displaying 750 of 8994 characters.