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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 flowers [Mixed native flowers, Mixed flowers] c.1935 Place made: Berowra, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured in gouache Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: publihed state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown, uncoloured; edition unknown, hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Mixed native flowers - woodcut'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 29.2 h x 29.2 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 31.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1959
Accession No: NGA 59.192
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from John Young, 1959