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Title

(Noah's Ark)


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

(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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA54.1963


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


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.).