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An image of Christ turning the water into wine by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Christ turning the water into wine
Year
1951
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour stencil, gouache on thin black card with gouache hand colouring
Edition
Unknown edition, hand coloured
Dimensions

47.3 x 41.5 cm image; 53.5 x 45.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. within image, pencil "M. Preston/ -51".
Credit
Bequest of W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1977
Accession number
218.1977
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 67 (colour illus.), 92. cat.no. P.65

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 282 (colour illus.). cat.no. 367

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 308 (colour illus.). cat.no. 367

Jane de Teliga, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 8.

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 57 (illus.), 58. cat.no. P.41

Exhibition history (6)

Society of Artists Autumn Exhibition (1952), David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 09 May 1952–24 May 1952

Macquarie Galleries exhibition: Sydney painting 1952, Finney's Art Gallery, Brisbane, 15 Jul 1952–25 Jul 1952

Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1979–28 Jan 1980

The art of Margaret Preston, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 23 May 1980–22 Jul 1980

Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Dec 1985–09 Feb 1986

Margaret Preston retrospective, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 29 Jul 2005–23 Oct 2005