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An image of The garage by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
The garage
Year
(circa 1932)
Media category
Print
Materials used
woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured with gouache on cream Japanese paper
Edition
4th proof from an unknown edition (hand-coloured)
Dimensions

22.4 x 17.8 cm blockmark; 27.1 x 20.5 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed in block to print l.l., incised "MP". Not dated. Signed l.r., pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1964
Accession number
DA27.1964
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 89. cat.no. P.27

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 161 (colour illus.). cat.no. 160

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 171 (colour illus.). cat.no. 160

Grahame Kime., Heaven on earth: Visions of arcadia, 'Visions of Arcadia', Gymea, 2005. List of works; not paginated NOTE: this work did not go to the exhibition as it was withdrawn before going to press.

Exhibition history (1)

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