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Title

Vase with abstract design

1917


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Other Title

Small vase with geometric decoration


Place where the work was made

England


Date

1917


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware with underglaze decoration


Dimensions

13.9 x 6.9 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated on base, incised "M R M/ JUN 27/ 17".


Credit

Gift of Mr W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

C3.1963


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

115


Place

Where the work was made
England

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 94. cat.no. C.1

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 13. cat.no. 50

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 62 (illus.).

Peter Timms, Australian pottery 1900 to 1950, 'Australian pottery 1900 to 1950', pg. 9-14, Shepparton, 1978, 39 (illus.), 48, 69. cat.no. 102; titled 'Small vase with geometric decoration'