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Title

Woodblock for 'Aboriginal design of fish and lizard'


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

(circa 1945)


Materials used

four end-grain Pacific mable blocks, butt-jointed


Dimensions

18.8 x 19.2 cm block


Signature & date

Signed in block to print l.l., incised ".M.P". Not dated.


Credit

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

220.1977


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 94. cat.no. B.3

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 215 (illus.). see entry for cat.no. 255

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 229 (colour illus.). see entry for cat.no. 255