Margaret PRESTON, Native hibiscus and gum flowers 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

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 in gouache 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'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'woodcut'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
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
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Daniel Thomas, Tasmania, September 1984.