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An image of Woodblock for 'Wheel flower' by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
Woodblock for 'Wheel flower'
Other titles:
Woodblock for 'Wheelflower'
Year
(circa 1928)
Media category
Printing blocks & plates
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
Accession number
DA55.1963
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

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

Exhibition history (5)

International Works on Paper Fair Sydney 1995, Mitchell Library, 14 Jul 1995–16 Jul 1995

Ways of Viewing: Carol Rudyard and Margaret Preston, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, Perth, 18 Nov 1996–26 Jan 1997

Australian prints from the Gallery's collection (1998-1999), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Nov 1998–07 Feb 1999

Margaret Preston retrospective:

Australian Collection Focus: Colour, Rhythm, Design - wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Mar 2010–11 Jul 2010