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An image of Banksia in jug by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Banksia in jug
Other titles:
Banksia
Angophora and banksia
Year
1952
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour stencil and gouache, printed in black ink on thin black card
Edition
Unknown edition
Dimensions

52.5 x 46.8 cm image/sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. within image, black ink "M. PRESTON/ - 52".
Credit
Purchased 1952
Accession number
8644
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 67 (colour illus.), 93. cat.no. P.67 Note that this publication refers to this print as "Banksia".

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 284 (colour illus.). cat.no. 369

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 310, 311 (colour illus.). cat.no. 370

Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Moderns', pg. 103-104, Sydney, 2000, 122 (colour illus.), 301.

Exhibition history (3)

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