Personal papers of Aubrey Williams

1950s–1990

collection owner: Aubrey Williams, ‘Personal papers of Aubrey Williams’ 1950s–1990

Available online are all of Aubrey Williams' works on paper in this collection which reflect key periods and themes in his artwork, including his interest in Amerindian artwork and culture. Other items which have been digitised include interviews with Williams in which he discusses his life, career and interest in art.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.

Collection Owner
Aubrey Williams 1926–1990
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by the artist's widow, Mrs Eve Williams and the artist's daughter, Maridowa Williams, 2001.
Reference
TGA 200112

171 objects in this collection

Title
Figurative works on paper from the 1950s
Date
[c.1950–7]
Description
This file contains sketches and paintings of a range of different subjects from the early part of Williams' career. These include a self-portrait, a sketch of the artist Georges Braques, sketches of landscapes and buildings, and several sketches of female nudes. Many of the works are undated but have been identified by the artist's daughter as having been produced by Williams in the 1950s.
Reference
TGA 200112/1/1

Showing 120 of 40 objects

Aubrey Williams Self-portrait

1956

Aubrey Williams Sketch of tulips in a flowerpot

[1956]

Aubrey Williams Sketch of a female nude

[1956]

Aubrey Williams Sketch of vases or urns

[1950s]

Aubrey Williams Sketch of Notre Dame, Paris

[1950s]