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

Posies of flowers [Flowers] 1946 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in colour inks, from one masonite sheet Support: wove paper mounted on cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: signed on original backing sheet in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston' not dated. titled on original backing sheet in black pencil, ' flowers' inscribed on original backing sheet in black pencil, 'MONOTYPE'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 50.8 h x 30.8 w cm sheet 52.2 h x 32.4 w cm backing sheet 53.4 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.947.2
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christopher Davis Antiques, Sydney, 1976.