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Title

Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden

1950


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

1950


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour stencil, gouache on thin black card


Edition

Unknown edition


Dimensions

49.7 x 49.7 cm image, 52.8 x 51.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. within image, pencil "M Preston/ 50".


Credit

Purchased 1950


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8481


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

116


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 14 publications

Bibliography


Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 42 (illus.), 57 (illus.). cat.no. P.38

Barry Pearce, Southern reflections: 10 contemporary Australian artists, 'An Introduction to Australian Art', pg. 34-42, Sydney, 1998, 40 (colour illus.). fig.no. 14

Geoffrey Smith, Margaret Preston, 'Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden', pg. 236, Sydney, 2005, 236, 237 (colour illus.), 239, 240.

Unknown, Federation: Australian art and society 1901-2001, Canberra, 2000, 216 (colour illus.), 259.

Get acquainted with your Christian faith, Tennessee, 1996, 8.

Get acquainted with your Christian faith, Tennessee, 1996 {reprint}, inside front cover, 8 (colour illus.).

Bible Review, New York, 1995, 39 (illus.), 40.

Unknown, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 63

The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 280 (colour illus.), 281. cat.no. 364

Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 48 (colour illus.), 92. cat.no. P.62

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

Art and Australia [series 5, vol. 1, no. 2], Sydney, Aug 1963, 99 (illus.).

Art-isan: studio arts for VCE units 1-4, 'Towards a personal style: Deciding on a direction', pg. 156-158, Port Melbourne, 2010, 157 (colour illus.).

The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 306 (colour illus.), 307. cat.no. 364