- Other Title
- Calabash Bay, Hawkesbury
- (circa 1939)
- Media category
- Materials used
- woodcut, printed in black ink, hand coloured on cream Japanese paper
- Unknown edition, hand coloured
- 27.0 x 27.0 cm blockmark; 30.3 x 29.4 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed in block to print l.r., incised "MP.".
Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "... Margaret Preston". Not dated.
- Purchased 1964
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Copyright Agency
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 1 exhibition
Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000
Referenced in 7 publications
Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 56 (colour illus.), 89. cat.no. P.36; titled 'Calabash Bay, Hawkesbury'
Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 193 (colour illus.). cat.no. 224
Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 207 (colour illus.). cat.no. 224
Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, 'Berowra 1930s', pg.151-172, Sydney, 2005, 162 (colour illus.).
National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition, Sydney, 1942, 4 (illus.).
Nicholas Thomas, Possessions: indigenous art / colonial culture, 'Beginnings', pg. 7-49, London, 1999, 39 (illus.). illus.no. 15
Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Australian Art Annual, Sydney, 1939, (illus.). plate no. 36
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