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Title

Native hibiscus and gum flowers


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

(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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA34.1964


Artist information

Margaret Preston

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, 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.