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

Fern trees, Laura. [Fern trees, Leura.] 1946 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in colour inks, from one masonite sheet Support: thin Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'ferntrees Laura Monotype'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 40.5 h x 30.7 w cm sheet 43.3 h x 33.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.595
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from A.M. Briton, Wahroonga, New South Wales, 1987.