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born 1948


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Daisies and marigolds 1995 Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: off-white wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, 'HAHNEMUHLE'
Edition State: published state
Impression: right-to-print proof
Edition: edition of 50; plus right-to-print proof

Edition Notes: colour variations
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'David Preston 95'. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'R.T.P.'. inscribed lower edge, 'Make red more transparent / more - orange. Perhaps burnish h'lights on front red flower'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner verso in black pencil, '1.12'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 23.6 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 39.6 h x 35.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.57
Subject: Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.