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Title

Golgotha

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

42.8 x 40.5 cm image; 51.4 x 45.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. within image, gouache "M.P./ /50".


Credit

Gift of Mr W.G. Preston the artist's widower 1967


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA63.1967


Artist information

Margaret Preston

Artist profile

Works in the collection

120


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Butel, Margaret Preston: the art of constant rearrangement, Ringwood, 1985, 92, 93 (colour illus.). cat.no. P.63

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 2005, 308 (colour illus.). cat.no. 366

Roger Arthur Butler, The prints of Margaret Preston: a catalogue raisonné, Canberra, 1987, 282 (colour illus.). cat.no. 366

Deborah Edwards, Margaret Preston, ‘An art for Australia from Australians 1940s-1950s', pg.173-250, Sydney, 2005, 236, 239 (colour illus.), 240.

Ian North, The art of Margaret Preston, South Australia, 1980, 32 (colour illus.), 57 (illus.). cat.no. P.39