Margaret PRESTON, Casting the net 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

Casting the net [Netting, Bermagui] 1957 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in blue ballpoint pen 'Margaret Preston'. dated lower left on image in brush and oil paint, '1957'. titled lower right in blue ballpoint pen [faded], 'NETTING & Bermaugie [sic]'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 40.8 h x 50.6 w cm sheet 48.6 h x 50.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.2593
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Beth Mayne's Studio Shop, Sydney, 1979.