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An image of Everlasting flowers by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Everlasting flowers
Other titles:
New South Wales everlasting flowers
Year
circa 1929
Media category
Print
Materials used
woodcut, black ink, hand coloured with gouache and black ink on thin white Japanese paper
Edition
2nd copy from an unknown edition, hand coloured
Dimensions

43.2 x 37.6 cm blockmark; 49.7 x 41.2 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed in block to print lower c., incised "MP.". Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1964
Accession number
DA37.1964
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 88 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.22; titled 'New South Wales Everlasting flowers'

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 157 (colour illus.). cat.no. 142

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 147 (colour illus.). cat.no. 142

Nicholas Draffin, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 37 (colour illus.). titled 'Native Everlastings, NSW (early 1930s)'

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, 'Transitions 1920s', pg. 61-150, Sydney, 2005, 89 (colour illus.).

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 24 (colour illus.), 54 (illus.). cat.no. P.20; titled 'New South Wales Everlasting flowers'

Sydney Ure Smith, Margaret Preston: recent paintings, 1929, Sydney, 1929, (illus.). plate no. 2

Exhibition history (1)

Margaret Preston retrospective: