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An image of Native flowers of Australia by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

(Australia, England, France 29 Apr 1875 – 28 May 1963)

Title
Native flowers of Australia
Other titles:
Native flowers
Year
1957
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut on white wove Japanese paper
Edition
Unknown edition
Dimensions

45.4 x 46.0 cm image; 50.6 x 50.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. within image, white gouache "MP. 57.". Signed and dated l.l. beneath image, pencil "Margaret Preston 1957".
Credit
Bequest of W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1977
Accession number
208.1977
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 93, 94 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.73 Note that this publication refers to this print as "Native flowers".

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 332 (colour illus.), 333. cat.no. 412

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 300 (colour illus.), 301 (illus.). cat.no. 412

Exhibition history (2)

Society of Artists Autumn Exhibition of Drawings and Prints (1957), David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 20 Feb 1957–01 Mar 1957

Waratah Spring Festival Art Exhibition (1958), Commonwealth Bank, Martin Place, 04 Oct 1958–11 Oct 1958