Margaret PRESTON, Rock lily. 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

Rock lily. [Native orchids] 1953 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil, printed in colour inks, from one hand-cut paper stencil Support: black cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown, possibly 3

Primary Insc: signed lower right on printed image in brush and gouache, 'M Preston'. Titled 'Native Orchids'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 38.8 h x 31.2 w cm sheet 38.8 h x 31.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1663
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from E.H. Castle, New South Wales, November 1984;