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

Native hibiscus and gum flowers [Flowers, Native hibiscus etc., Native hibiscus] 1936 Place made: Berowra, 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, 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, 'Flowers woodcut'
Dimensions: printed image 24.8 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 34.0 h x 27.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admsission charges 1984.
Accession No: NGA 84.1274
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Daniel Thomas, Tasmania, September 1984.