Margaret PRESTON, Lorikeets. 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

Lorikeets. 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: Japanese paper mounted on wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 9/50
Edition: edition of 50, hand-coloured; edition unknown, uncoloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1925'. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lorikeets'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '9th Copy'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.6 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 29.4 h x 28.8 w cm backing sheet 32.4 h x 31.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.793
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from Clune Galleries, Sydney, 1973.