Margaret PRESTON, Pink jug Enlarge 1 /1

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

Pink jug [Anemones] 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 Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 9/50
Edition: edition of 50, hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, '25'. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Anemones' inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '9th proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed at base of sheet.
Dimensions: printed image 38.4 h x 36.5 w cm sheet 42.0 h x 38.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.358
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1973.