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Title

Wheel flower

(circa 1929)


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


From the Gallery Shop

Wheel Flower Margaret Preston Poster Print

36.0cm wide x 37.0cm high

$20.00


Details


Other Title

Wheelflower


Date

(circa 1929)


Media category

Print


Materials used

wood engraving, black ink, hand coloured in gouache on brown mulberry paper


Edition

2nd copy


Dimensions

44.1 x 44.6 cm blockmark; 56.0 x 45.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in block to print l.l., incised "MP".
Signed l.r., pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1929


Location

Not on display


Accession number

176


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

116


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 20 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Clark, Margaret Preston, 'Wheel Flower', pg. 94, Sydney, 2005, 94, 95 (colour illus.), 82, 132-133, 252 (colour illus., woodblock), 262.

Nicolas Draffin, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Prints & Drawings', pg. 109-124, Sydney, 1988, 121.

Sarah Engledow', The world of Thea Proctor, 'The world of Thea Proctor', pg. 16-84, Canberra, 2005, 51.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Australian Prints from the Collection 139 of the best', pg. 26-27, Heidelberg, Nov 1998, 26.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 507. This work is titled 'Wheel flowers'.

Kristyna Olsen Mizelle and Jim Kane, Style 1900: the magazine of the turn-of-the-century design, 'Evolution of a movement: the Arts & Crafts in Australia', pg. 40-45, New Jersey, Nov 2001, front cover (colour illus., detail), 40 (colour illus.), 41.

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, cover (colour illus.), 22 (colour illus.), 54 (illus.). cat.no. P.18

Sydney Ure Smith and Unknown (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 29], Sydney, Sep 1929, front cover (colour illus.).

Unknown and Unknown, In relief: Australian wood engravings, woodcuts and linocuts, Melbourne, 1997, 29, 30 (colour illus.). Collection of National Gallery of Victoria

Unknown, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 144, 145 (colour illus.). cat.no. 140

Unknown, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 32 (colour illus.), 88. cat.no. P.21

Unknown and Unknown (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'Prints & Drawings', pg. 115-122, Sydney, 1984, 120, 121 (colour illus.).

Unknown and Unknown, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 6 (illus.), 7 (colour illus.), 61, 63 (colour illus.). cat.no. 50

Unknown and Unknown, Australia's national collections, North Ryde, 1980, 260 (illus.).

Unknown, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 8.

Unknown, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 36 (colour illus.).

Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 90

Exhibitions events - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Nov 1998-Jan 1999, 14 (colour illus.).

Unknown, The story of Australian art from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 1), Sydney, 1934, (illus.). opposite pg. 123; titled 'Stenocarpus'

Unknown, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 58 (colour illus., detail), 59, 154, 155 (colour illus.). cat.no. 140