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

Old house. [Old house, Park Avenue, Mosman.] 1916 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Margaret R Preston'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed at base of sheet in black pencil, 'OLD HOUSE, PARK AVENUE MOSMAN'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.5 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 22.2 h x 23.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.547
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Beth Mayne's Studio Shop, Sydney, 1977.