Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1875
Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1963
- Germany and France 1904-07
- France, England and Ireland 1912-19
26 March 1920
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: thin Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown
Edition Notes: This print has registration marks for colour printing at centre top and lower edges. No images printed in colour have been identified.
Primary Insc: signed lower right within image in brush and ink, 'MP'.
signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Macpherson Preston / 26/3/20 Sydney'.
inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'my first coloured woodblock MP.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image 21.8 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 21.8 h x 28.0 w cm
: PIAP | 1920.0001 | impression
: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987 Accession No
: NGA 87.20 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Japanese influence 1890s-1950s Image rights
: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
- Collection of Sydney Ure Smith.
- By descent to his daughter Dorothy Hempill.
- Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Dorothy Hempill, Sydney, 1987.