Australia, England, France
29 Apr 1875 - 28 May 1963
woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured with gouache on cream Japanese paper
4th proof from an unknown edition (hand-coloured)
22.4 x 17.8 cm blockmark; 27.1 x 20.5 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed in block to print l.l., incised "MP". Not dated.
Signed l.r., pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.
Not on display
© Margaret Rose Preston Estate, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Shown in 1 exhibition
Margaret Preston retrospective, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 29 Jul 2005–23 Oct 2005
Referenced in 4 publications
Grahame Kime., Heaven on earth: Visions of arcadia, 'Visions of Arcadia', Gymea, 2005. List of works; not paginated NOTE: this work did not go to the exhibition as it was withdrawn before going to press.
Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 171 (colour illus.). cat.no. 160
Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 161 (colour illus.). cat.no. 160
Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 89. cat.no. P.27