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Title

Nasturtiums


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Other Title

possibly also known as 'Virginia stock'


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

(circa 1916)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

61.2 x 50.7 cm board; 68.4 x 58.0 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1920


Location

Not on display


Accession number

684


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 14 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 11 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 85. cat.no. O.3

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, 'The decorative vision 1912-1919', pg. 35-60, Sydney, 2005, 46 (colour illus.), 47, 282.

Deborah Edwards and Rose Peel, Margaret Preston: Catalogue raisonné of paintings, monotypes and ceramics, Sydney, 2005, (colour illus.). Artworks: paintings 1916.

George Galway, Fifty years of Australian art by members of Royal Art Society 1879-1929, Sydney, 1929. cat.no. 114

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 814 [Gallery No. 7]

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition, Sydney, 1942, 8. cat.no. 22

Preece's Gallery of Australian Art, Exhibition of paintings, etc. by Misses Margaret R Macpherson and Gladys Reynell, Adelaide, 1919, 3. cat.no. 7; titled 'Nasturtiums'; price: 15 Gns.

Margaret Preston., Exhibition of Australian women painters, 'Introduction', Sydney, 1946. cat.no. 30; titled 'Nasturtiums'

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 42nd Annual Exhibition (1921), Sydney, 1921. cat.no. 118; unpriced

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 41st Annual Exhibition (1920), Sydney, 1920. cat.no. 2; price: 12 Gns.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Royal Art Society', pg. 10, Sydney, 06 Aug 1920, 10. Review of the Royal Art Society annual exhibition.