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An image of recto: Woodblock for '(Aboriginal glyph)'
verso: Woodblock for '(Banksia, Kurrajong pods, in round vase)' by Margaret Preston

Margaret Preston

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

Title
recto: Woodblock for '(Aboriginal glyph)' verso: Woodblock for '(Banksia, Kurrajong pods, in round vase)'
Year
(circa 1957)
(circa 1958)
Media category
Printing blocks & plates
Materials used
laminated five-ply wood, engraved and painted
Dimensions

36.2 x 35.3 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of W.G. Preston 1963
Accession number
DA56.1963
Copyright
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 94. cat.no. B.4

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 305 (illus.). cat.no. 418

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 334 (colour illus.), 337 (colour illus.). see cat.no. 413, print for [Banksia, Kurrajong pods, in round vase] for which no impression is known; and cat.no. 418, print for 'Aboriginal glyph' for which no impression is known

Exhibition history (1)

Margaret Preston retrospective, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 29 Jul 2005–23 Oct 2005