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Title

Rose and banksia

1936


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

1936


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

55.7 x 46.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, pencil "M. PRESTON/ 36".


Credit

Purchased 1936


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6373


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Margaret Preston survey (Nine paintings and thirteen prints by Margaret Preston), Sydney, 1959. cat.no. 12

Blaxland Gallery, (Contemporary Group Exhibition), Sydney, 1936. no. 77; not paginated; priced 20 guineas

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 44 (colour illus.), 86. cat.no. O.12

Deborah Edwards and Rose Peel, Margaret Preston: Catalogue raisonné of paintings, monotypes and ceramics, Sydney, 2005, (colour illus.). Artworks: paintings 1936.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938, (illus.). cat.no. 60

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition, Sydney, 1942. no. 18; not paginated

National Council of Women, An exhibition of women's achievements in the arts, New South Wales, 1960. cat.no. 32; Kindly lent by the AGNSW

Margaret Preston., Exhibition of Australian women painters, 'Introduction', Sydney, 1946. cat.no. 28; titled 'Rose and banksia'

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 05 Feb 1938, 35 (illus.).