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Title

Woodblock for 'Wheel flower'


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Other Title

Woodblock for 'Wheelflower'


Date

(circa 1928)


Materials used

nine end-grain huon pine, buff-jointed and engraved


Dimensions

43.9 x 44.5 cm block


Signature & date

Signed in block l.r., incised "MP". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mr W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA55.1963


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Works in the collection

115


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 94. cat.no. B.1

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 154 (colour illus.).

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 144 (illus.).

Helen Campbell, Colour, rhythm, design: wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, 'Introduction', pg. 2, Sydney, 2010, 22 (colour illus.).

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, Sydney, 2005, 252 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 6 (illus.). cat.no. 50