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Title

Cowan Creek, from Berowra


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Other Title

Calabash Bay, Hawkesbury


Date

(circa 1939)


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured on cream Japanese paper


Edition

Unknown edition, hand coloured


Dimensions

27.0 x 27.0 cm blockmark; 30.3 x 29.4 cm sheet


Signature & date

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


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA29.1964


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 56 (colour illus.), 89. cat.no. P.36; titled 'Calabash Bay, Hawkesbury'

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 193 (colour illus.). cat.no. 224

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 207 (colour illus.). cat.no. 224

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, 'Berowra 1930s', pg.151-172, Sydney, 2005, 162 (colour illus.).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition, Sydney, 1942, 4 (illus.).

Nicholas Thomas, Possessions: indigenous art / colonial culture, 'Beginnings', pg. 7-49, London, 1999, 39 (illus.). illus.no. 15

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Australian Art Annual, Sydney, 1939, (illus.). plate no. 36