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 1960s
Date
1960–9
Description
This file contains sketches and paintings of a range of different subjects including a number of female nudes (including two from Williams' 'Dark Nude' series) and two paintings of birds, presumably from his rare tropical birds series. Many of the works are undated but have been identified by the artist's daughter as having been produced by Williams in the 1960s.
Reference
TGA 200112/1/3

Showing 16 objects

Aubrey Williams Portrait of a woman

1960

Aubrey Williams Abstract sketch

[1960]

Aubrey Williams Sketch of a face with a fanged mouth

[1960–1]

Aubrey Williams Stylised sketch of a female nude

[1962]

Aubrey Williams Painting of a flamingo

1968

Aubrey Williams Painting of a white pelican

1969

Aubrey Williams Sketch portrait of a man

[1960s]

Aubrey Williams Sketch portrait of a woman

[1960s]