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

Flowers in jug. [Jug of flowers.] 1929 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: soft Japanese paper mounted on thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown, hand-coloured, signed and titled in pencil; edition of 125?, hand-coloured, signed and titled in pencil as issued in Margaret Preston Recent Paintings, 1929

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 28.0 h x 20.4 w cm sheet 34.6 h x 24.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased frm Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.601
Subject: Still life
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Randall Reed, Sydney, February 1986.