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Title

Sturt's pea


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

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.).