Banksia in jug
Australia, England, France
29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963
Angophora and banksia
colour stencil and gouache, printed in black ink on thin black card
52.5 x 46.8 cm image/sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. within image, black ink "M. PRESTON/ - 52".
Not on display
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Dec 1985–09 Feb 1986
Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000
Margaret Preston in Mosman, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 07 Sep 2002–13 Oct 2002
Destination Sydney, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 11 Dec 2015–21 Feb 2016
Referenced in 4 publications
Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 67 (colour illus.), 93. cat.no. P.67 Note that this publication refers to this print as "Banksia".
Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 310, 311 (colour illus.). cat.no. 370
Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 284 (colour illus.). cat.no. 369
Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Moderns', pg. 103-104, Sydney, 2000, 122 (colour illus.), 301.