Australia, England, France
29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963
woodcut, printed in black ink, hand-coloured with gouache on thin ivory laid tissue
11th proof from an edition of 50, hand coloured
24.8 x 24.6 cm blockmark; 37.4 x 34.5 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed in block to print l.r., incised "M.P." ['P' in reverse].
Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Margaret Preston". Dated l.l. beneath blockmark, pencil "... 25".
Dated l.l., pencil "... 25".
Not on display
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Copyright Agency
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Art Deco: from Sydney cinemas and pubs to skyscrapers, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, 12 Jun 1999–05 Sep 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