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

Macquarie Street. c.1925 Place made: 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: 1/50
Edition: edition of 50, uncoloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Macquarie St Sydney'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1st proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 12.6 h x 12.2 w cm sheet 19.4 h x 17.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.942
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christopher Davis Antiques, Sydney, 1976.