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Title

The bark bag

1943


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA45.1964


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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.).