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Title

Sturt's pea

1944


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

1944


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured on buff laid Japanese paper


Edition

Unknown edition, hand coloured


Dimensions

19.1 x 17.8 cm blockmark (irreg.); 23.4 x 23.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated in block to print l.l., incised "44/ M.P.". Signed and dated l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Margaret Preston".


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA40.1964


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

115


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 90. cat.no. P.38

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 222 (colour illus.). cat.no. 244

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 209 (colour illus.). cat.no. 244

New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition, Sydney, 1944, front cover (colour illus.).

Georgina Pemberton, H&H: Hoofs & horns, 'Portrait of a lady', pg. 128-129, Neutral Bay, Autumn 2005, 128, 129 (colour illus.).