Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1875
Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1963
- Germany and France 1904-07
- France, England and Ireland 1912-19
Black swans, Wallis Lake, N.S.W.
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 50, uncoloured
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'.
titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Black Swans - Wallis Lake / N.S.W.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image 19.2 h x 27.2 w cm sheet 25.9 h x 32.9 w cm
: PIAP | 1923.0002 | impression
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.936 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Japanese influence 1890s-1950s
Australia, Animal: Bird, Black swan Image rights
: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christopher Davis Antiques, Sydney, 1976.