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Title

Native flowers of Australia

1946


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

1946


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour monotype on thin white laid tissue


Dimensions

37.5 x 35.0 cm image (irreg.); 43.7 x 41.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. within image, pencil "MP.".
Signed l.r. beneath image, pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Alison Mary Davis 2002


Location

Not on display


Accession number

181.2002


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

121


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 280 (colour illus.). cat.no. 334

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 258 (colour illus.). cat.no. 334

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Margaret Preston's monotypes, Sydney, 1949, (colour illus.). plate no. 16; titled 'Native Australian Flowers'