Margaret PRESTON, Red Cross Fete, Mosman. 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

Red Cross Fete, Mosman. [Fete at night] 1920 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: thin Japanese tissue paper mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right on image in brush and ink, 'M.P.'. signed lower right below printed image on backing card in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image on backing card in black pencil, 'Fete at night'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 27.2 h x 21.8 w cm sheet 27.4 h x 21.8 w cm backing sheet 29.8 h x 22.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1920.0006 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.761
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane, 1978.