Margaret STONES

Colac, Victoria, Australia born 1920

  • England from 1951, with commissions in Belgian Congo (c.1959) and Australia (1961-62)
  • lives part time in USA

Eucalyptus preissiana 26 September 1961 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, watercolour Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: Signed in image lower right, in pen and black ink, 'MARGARET STONES'. Dated lower centre in black pencil, '26.9.1961' Titled lower left (twice) in black pencil, 'Eucalyptus preissiana/ Eucalyptus preissiana'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil 'From J. Swanston, Frankston'.
Dimensions: image 42.5 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 52.6 h x 39.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1962
Accession No: NGA 62.31
Image rights: © Margaret Stones
  • Purchased by the C.A.A.B. (Commonwealth Art Advisory Board), from the artist, Melbourne, 1962.