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An image of Sturt's pea by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Sturt's pea
Year
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
Accession number
DA40.1964
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

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, 1987, 209 (colour illus.). cat.no. 244

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 222 (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.).