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An image of Nasturtiums by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Nasturtiums
Other titles:
possibly also known as 'Virginia stock'
Place of origin
LondonEngland
Year
(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
Accession number
684
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (11)

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.

Exhibition history (14)

New English Art Club Summer exhibition (1917), Suffolk Street Gallery, London, Summer 1917 -

New English Art Club Winter exhibition (1918), Suffolk Street Gallery, London, Winter 1918 -

Exhibition of paintings, prints and pottery: Macpherson and Reynell, Preece's Gallery of Australian Art, Adelaide, 15 Sep 1919–30 Sep 1919

Forty-first Annual Exhibition of the Royal Art Society of New South Wales (1920), Exhibition Gallery Department of Public Instruction, Sydney, Aug 1920 -

Fifty years of Australian art, 1879-1929 by members of Royal Art Society, with a commentary by George Galway, Blaxland Gallery, Sydney, 25 Nov 1929–07 Dec 1929

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition (1942), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Mar 1942–16 Apr 1942

Exhibition of Australian women painters, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 1946–18 Aug 1946

Margaret Preston survey (Nine paintings and thirteen prints by Margaret Preston), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Jun 1959–16 Sep 1959

Floral Art Festival: 'Flowers in art', Sydney Town Hall, Australia, 24 Mar 1960–26 Mar 1960

Margaret Preston (1964), Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle, 04 Apr 1964–30 Apr 1964

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

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

Margaret Preston in Mosman, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 07 Sep 2002–13 Oct 2002