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Title

Still life

1926


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Other Title

Still life with fruit


Place where the work was made

Mosman Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1926


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.8 x 56.0 cm stretcher; 67.6 x 72.5 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, grey oil "M PRESTON/ 1926".


Credit

Bequest of Adrian Feint 1972


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4.1972


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

116


Place

Where the work was made
Mosman

Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


John McDonald, Australian painters of the twentieth century, 'Margaret Preston', pg. 16-27, Sydney, 2000, 20 (colour illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 22], Sydney, Dec 1927, (colour illus.). Margaret Preston Number; plate no. 11

Gavin Wilson, Cuisine & country: a gastronomic venture in Australian art, 'Cuisine & Country', pg. 9-66, New South Wales, 2008, 4 (colour illus.), 88.

S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 59 (illus.).

Food combining: food combining for dynamic energy, weight loss and vitality at any age, Birchgrove, 1990, front cover (colour illus.).

Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 41 (colour illus.), 84. cat.no. O.6

Art and Australia [series 5, vol. 1, no. 2], Sydney, Aug 1963, 95 (colour illus.).

Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition, Sydney, 1942, 9. cat.no. 27; titled 'Still life with fruit'; Lent by Adrian Feint

The Home annual: Australian life and scenery, Sydney, Oct 1935, 29 (colour illus.). titled 'Flowers and fruit'

A group of modern painters, Sydney, 1926. cat.no. 15; titled 'Still life'; NFS

Margaret Preston, 'Transitions 1920s', pg. 61-150, Sydney, 2005, 2, 3 (colour illus.), 122, 116, 117 (colour illus.), 283.

Margaret Preston: Catalogue raisonné of paintings, monotypes and ceramics, Sydney, 2005, (colour illus.). Artworks: paintings 1926.