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

Plaid bow. [Spring flowers.] 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 laid Japanese tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/50
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, 'Plaid Bow.'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '13th proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 45.2 h x 28.2 w cm sheet 53.4 h x 34.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.311
Subject: Still life
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from William S Ellenden Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1976.