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Title

Gums

1925


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

1925


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured with gouache on ivory Japanese paper


Edition

24th proof from an edition of 50, hand coloured


Dimensions

12.4 x 12.0 cm blockmark; 21.8 x 19.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in block to print l.r., incised "MP".
Signed l.r., pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA26.1964


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 30 (colour illus.), 88. cat.no. P.17

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 114 (colour illus.). cat.no. 78

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 102 (colour illus.). cat.no. 78

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 54 (illus.). cat.no.P.15