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

Aboriginal art. 1949 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil print, printed in colour gouache, from one hand-cut paper stencil Support: thin black cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right on printed image in gouache, 'M.P.'. dated lower left on printed image in black pencil, '1949'. titled lower left on printed image in black pencil, 'Aboriginal Art / monotype'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.8 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 24.6 h x 32.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.230
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Executive Art Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1975.