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Title

The winding road to Berowra waters


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Other Title

Berowra Creek, Hawkesbury


Date

(circa 1939)


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured in gouache on cream laid Japanese paper


Edition

Unknown edition, hand coloured


Dimensions

29.7 x 29.8 cm blockmark; 35.4 x 31.9 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in block to print l.l., incised "MP". Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

205.1977


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 52, 206 (colour illus.). cat.no. 223

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 192 (colour illus.). cat.no. 223

Rhonda Davis (Curator), Berowra visions: Margaret Preston & beyond, North Ryde, 2005, 40 (colour illus.), 73.

Peter Read, Belonging: Australians, place and Aboriginal ownership, Cambridge, 2000, front cover (colour illus.).