Skip to content

Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

In line with decisions made by the National Cabinet as communicated by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, the Art Gallery of New South Wales is currently closed but will reopen to the public on 1 June. The Gallery will be observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the State. More information

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

View More:


Title

Nambucca

(circa 1928)


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

(circa 1928)


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured with gouache on ivory laid paper


Edition

3rd proof from unknown edition, hand coloured


Dimensions

10.2 x 10.0 cm blockmark; 17.4 x 16.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

142.1976


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

120


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Our place, Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery, Coffs Harbour, 04 Oct 2001–09 Dec 2001


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 88 (colour illus.). cat. no. P.16 Note that the date of this print in this catalogue is incorrect (c.1925 ?)

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 148 (colour illus.). cat.no. 129

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 138 (colour illus.). cat.no. 129

Sandra Warner (Curator), Our place: images of Coffs Harbour & region, Coffs Harbour, 2001, 7. cat.no. 28