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An image of Fish and blackboys by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Fish and blackboys
Place of origin
MosmanSydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
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
Accession number
9138
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

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

Exhibition history (6)

Society of Artists Spring Exhibition (1955), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 11 Aug 1955–30 Sep 1955

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Feb 1956–29 Feb 1956

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

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

The art of Margaret Preston, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 23 May 1980–22 Jul 1980

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