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

Mosman Bridge c.1927 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 laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown, hand-coloured, signed and titled in pencil; edition of 125?, hand-coloured, signed and titled in pencil as issued in Margaret Preston Recent Paintings, 1929; edition unknown, printed in colour

Edition Notes: This print has registration marks for colour printing at centre top and lower edges. No images printed in colour have been identified.
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 25.2 h x 18.8 w cm sheet 31.6 h x 24.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.762
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Hilda Lane Mullins, Sydney, 1978.