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

Sydney Bridge 1944 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured in gouache Support: cream Japanese-style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown, hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston / 1944'. titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Sydney Bridge'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 13.2 h x 13.0 w cm sheet 16.8 h x 16.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1136
Subject: Sydney Harbour Bridge
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.