Margaret PRESTON, Red bow. Enlarge 1 /1

Margaret PRESTON

Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1875 – Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1963

  • Germany and France 1904-07
  • France, England and Ireland 1912-19

Red bow. [The red bow] 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured in gouache Support: thin cream fibrous paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/50
Edition: edition of 50, hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Red Bow'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '17th proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.6 h x 18.3 w cm sheet 35.4 h x 21.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.63
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Prouds Art Gallery, Sydney, 1977.