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Title

Arum lilies


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

circa 1925


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured in gouache on thin cream laid Japanese paper


Edition

2nd proof from an edition of 50, uncoloured


Dimensions

24.7 x 12.3 cm blockmark; 27.4 x 14.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in block to print l.l., incised "M.P". Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA41.1964


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 28 (illus.), 87. cat.no. P.8

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 109 (colour illus.). cat.no. 69

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 97 (illus.). cat.no. 69