Margaret PRESTON, Native Fuchsia [sic] 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

Native Fuchsia [sic] [Native Fuschia] 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: 8/50
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, 'native fuschia [sic]'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '8th proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 45.0 h x 28.2 w cm sheet 49.0 h x 33.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.309
Subject: Still life
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from William S Ellenden Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1976.