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An image of Banksia with trees by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Banksia with trees
Year
1953
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour stencil and gouache, printed on thin black card
Edition
Unknown edition
Dimensions

41.0 x 57.0 cm image; 49.0 x 61.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. within image, pen and black ink "Margaret / Preston / -53".
Credit
Marshall Bequest Fund 1953
Accession number
9015
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 93 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.68

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 320 (colour illus.). cat.no. 383

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 290 (colour illus.), 291. cat.no. 383

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, ‘An art for Australia from Australians 1940s-1950s', pg.173-250, Sydney, 2005, 244 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Margaret Preston (1953), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 23 Sep 1953–03 Oct 1953

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

Margaret Preston retrospective, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 29 Jul 2005–23 Oct 2005