Margaret PRESTON, Sydney Heads [1]. 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

Sydney Heads [1]. [Sydney Harbour] 1925 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: cream laid Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/?
Edition: edition unknown, hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, '...[19]25'. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Sydney Heads'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '4th proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.4 h x 18.2 w cm sheet 31.4 h x 22.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.946
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christopher Davis Antiques, Sydney, 1976.