Margaret PRESTON, Platylobium 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

Platylobium 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: cream Japanese tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/50
Edition: edition of 50, hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, '25'. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Platolobrium [sic]'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '6th proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.6 h x 18.8 w cm sheet 34.8 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.941
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christopher Davis Antiques, Sydney, 1976.