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Title

Banksia with trees

1953


Artist

Margaret Preston

Australia, England, France

29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963


Details


Date

1953


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour stencil and gouache, printed on thin black card


Edition

Unknown edition


Dimensions

41.0 x 57.0 cm image; 49.0 x 61.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. within image, pen and black ink "Margaret / Preston / -53".


Credit

Marshall Bequest Fund 1953


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9015


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

121


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 93 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.68

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 320 (colour illus.). cat.no. 383

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 290 (colour illus.), 291. cat.no. 383

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, ‘An art for Australia from Australians 1940s-1950s', pg.173-250, Sydney, 2005, 244 (colour illus.).