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

Hibiscus. [Flowers.] 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 33/50
Edition: edition unknown, uncolored; edition of 50, 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, 'Hibiscus'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '33rd Copy'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.6 h x 24.9 w cm sheet 26.2 h x 26.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1925.0010 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.792
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from Clune Galleries, Sydney, 1973.