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

Native pear, Australian [Native pear] 1935 Place made: Berowra, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown, uncoloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'native pear woodcut'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 20.4 h x 27.8 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 33.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1179
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christopher Davis Antiques, Sydney, 1976.