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 [2]. 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: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 21/50
Edition: edition of 50, hand-coloured; edition unknown, uncoloured

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Sydney Heads'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '21 proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 25.2 h x 18.6 w cm sheet 33.4 h x 27.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.715
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased from the Joshua McClelland Print Room, 1976.