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An image of (Noah's Ark) by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
(Noah's Ark)
Year
(circa 1950)
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour stencil, gouache on thin black card with gouache hand colouring
Edition
Unknown edition, hand coloured
Dimensions

46.0 x 54.0 cm image; 51.0 x 62.8 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner within image, pencil "M.PRESTON". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mr W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1963
Accession number
DA54.1963
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 68 (colour illus.), 92. cat.no. P.64

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 307 (colour illus.). cat.no. 365

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 281 (colour illus.). cat.no. 365

Jane de Teliga, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 8.

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, ‘An art for Australia from Australians 1940s-1950s', pg.173-250, Sydney, 2005, 236, 239 (colour illus.), 240.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 64

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 57 (illus.). cat.no. P.40

Author Unknown, The Oxford Book of Australian Religious Verse, 1994, cover (illus.).

Exhibition history (5)

Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1979–28 Jan 1980

The art of Margaret Preston, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 23 May 1980–22 Jul 1980

Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Dec 1985–09 Feb 1986

Animals on paper: from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours:

Margaret Preston retrospective: