Margaret PRESTON

Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1875 – Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1963

  • Germany and France 1904-07
  • France, England and Ireland 1912-19

West Australian banksia. [W.A. Banksia, Banksia] 1929 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured
Impression: 10/?
Edition: edition unknown, uncoloured; edition unknown, hand-coloured
Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Margaret Preston'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'W.A. Banksia'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '10th proof'.

Dimensions: printed image 44.2 h x 38.0 w cm sheet 53.4 h x 41.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1649
Subject: Still life
Image rights: © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy