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An image of Native hibiscus and gum flowers by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Native hibiscus and gum flowers
Year
(circa 1936)
Media category
Print
Materials used
woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured in gouache on cream laid paper
Edition
Unknown edition, hand coloured
Dimensions

24.7 x 25.0 cm blockmark; 30.1 x 28.8 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed in block to print l.l., incised "MP.". Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1964
Accession number
DA34.1964
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 89, 90 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.32; titled 'Native Hibiscus etc.'

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 200 (colour illus.). cat.no. 211

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 186 (colour illus.). cat.no. 211

Rhonda Davis (Curator), Berowra visions: Margaret Preston & beyond, North Ryde, 2005, 59 (colour illus.), 73.

Exhibition history (1)

Berowra visions: Margaret Preston and beyond, Macquarie University Art Gallery, Sydney, 05 Sep 2005–31 Oct 2005