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An image of The bark bag by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
The bark bag
Year
1943
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut, printed on thin Japanese paper
Edition
edition unknown
Dimensions

36.0 x 31.2 cm blockmark; 38.0 x 32.0 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed and dated in block to print l.l., incised "43 M.P.".
Credit
Purchased 1964
Accession number
DA45.1964
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 59 (colour illus.), 90. cat.no. P.37

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 211 (colour illus.). cat.no. 229

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 197 (colour illus.). cat.no. 229

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, ‘An art for Australia from Australians 1940s-1950s', pg.173-250, Sydney, 2005, 207, 210 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Margaret Preston in Mosman, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 07 Sep 2002–13 Oct 2002

Margaret Preston retrospective, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 29 Jul 2005–23 Oct 2005