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Title

Fish and blackboys

1955


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Place where the work was made

Mosman Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1955


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

43.2 x 45.8 cm stretcher; 57.7 x 60.2 x 6.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "M.PRESTON 55".


Credit

Marshall Bequest Fund 1955


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9138


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

115


Place

Where the work was made
Mosman

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Margaret Preston survey (Nine paintings and thirteen prints by Margaret Preston), Sydney, 1959. not paginated

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 69 (colour illus.), 86. cat.no. O.20

Deborah Edwards and Rose Peel, Margaret Preston: Catalogue raisonné of paintings, monotypes and ceramics, Sydney, 2005, (colour illus.). Artworks: paintings 1955.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 8. cat.no. 16

New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition 1955, Sydney, 1955. cat.no. 36; price: 20 Gns.

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 51 (illus.). cat.no. O.44