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An image of Begonia by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Begonia
Year
(circa 1935)
Media category
Print
Materials used
woodcut, printed in black ink on thin ivory laid Japanese paper
Edition
Unknown edition, hand coloured
Dimensions

29.3 x 29.8 cm blockmark; 36.8 x 35.9 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
DA39.1964
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 89 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.29

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 174 175 (illus.). cat.no. 185

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 186, 187 (colour illus.). cat.no. 185

Rose Peel, Margaret Preston, ‘Drawing connections’, pg. 253-269, Sydney, 2005, 82, 156, 262, 263 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Margaret Preston retrospective:

Yin-Yang: China in Australia, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 08 Aug 2008–28 Sep 2008