Australia, England, France
29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963
Still life with fruit
oil on canvas
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".
Bequest of Adrian Feint 1972
Not on display
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Where the work was made
Referenced in 12 publications
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.