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
Mounted paintings
Date
[c.1958]–1987
Description
This file contains mounted paintings of abstract and figurative subjects. Some of these items appear to be from series of paintings which Williams worked on including his 'Dark Nude' series and his series of paintings of tropical birds. All of the paintings in this file were selected for display in an exhibition of Aubrey Williams' works at the Tate Gallery in 2007. In preparation for the exhibition the works were mounted in cardboard frames. The paintings were originally in files TGA 200112/1/1-7 and now form an artificial file.
Reference
TGA 200112/1/8

Showing 120 of 23 objects

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

[c.1958]

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

[c.1959]

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

[1960–2]

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

[1960–2]

Aubrey Williams Drawing of a Mayan-style head

1975

Aubrey Williams Painting of a bird

1977

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

1978

Aubrey Williams Painting of a bird

[c.1979]

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

[1970s]

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

[1970s–1980s]

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

1986

Aubrey Williams Abstract painting

1987