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

not titled [Seven rough sketches of still life]. (1920-24)
Collection Title: Sketchbook on colour theory
Page: Leaf 45 recto.
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Dimensions: sheet 20.0 h x 16.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mrs L. Hawkins 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.2086.66
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • With the artist until her death in 1963.
  • My descent to her widower William Preston, until his death in 1967.
  • Collection of Mrs. L. Hawkins, Sydney, 1967-1987.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Mrs. L. Hawkins, Sydney, December 1987.