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

Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour c.1927 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 wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/?
Edition: edition unknown, hand-coloured; edition unknown, printed in colour

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Mosman Bay Sydney Harbour'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '2nd proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.6 h x 18.6 w cm sheet 31.0 h x 23.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.716
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Australian Galleries, Sydney, 1977.