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Margaret Preston | Australia 1875-1963 | Australian rock lily c.1933 | Hand-coloured woodcut on paper | 46.5 x 47cm | Purchased 2001. Queensland Art Gallery Foundation Grant | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery | © Margaret Preston, c.1933. Licensed by VISCOPY, Sydney 2004.

Margaret Preston | Australia 1875-1963 | Australian rock lily c.1933 | Hand-coloured woodcut on paper | 46.5 x 47cm | Purchased 2001. Queensland Art Gallery Foundation Grant | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery | © Margaret Preston, c.1933. Licensed by VISCOPY, Sydney 2004.

'Coral and Banksia,' oil on canvas, Margaret Preston, 1939.   Gift of Eva and Marc Besen 2002, TarraWarra Museum of Art

'Coral and Banksia,' oil on canvas, Margaret Preston, 1939. Gift of Eva and Marc Besen 2002, TarraWarra Museum of Art

Margaret Preston, Australian artist: 'The brown pot' 1940 (detail) Art Gallery of New South Wales, purchased 1942

Margaret Preston, Australian artist: 'The brown pot' 1940 (detail) Art Gallery of New South Wales, purchased 1942

Margaret Preston is one of Australia’s foremost modern women artists. She was a highly innovative artist who sought to create an authentic national art based on a combination of European, Australian Indigenous and Asian art.    Australian coral flowers is one of her highly popular and decorative images of floral arrangements.

Margaret Preston is one of Australia’s foremost modern women artists. She was a highly innovative artist who sought to create an authentic national art based on a combination of European, Australian Indigenous and Asian art. Australian coral flowers is one of her highly popular and decorative images of floral arrangements.

Margaret Preston - Lauraine Diggins Fine Art

Margaret Preston - Lauraine Diggins Fine Art

Margaret Preston An illustrated monograph that looks at the life and art of Margaret Preston, an artist who practised in her native Australia from the mid-1890s right up to her death in 1963.

Margaret Preston An illustrated monograph that looks at the life and art of Margaret Preston, an artist who practised in her native Australia from the mid-1890s right up to her death in 1963.


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Self portrait, (1930) by Margaret Preston :: The Collection :: Art Gallery NSW

Self portrait, (1930) by Margaret Preston :: The Collection :: Art Gallery NSW

'Coral and Banksia,' oil on canvas, Margaret Preston, 1939. Gift of Eva and Marc Besen 2002, TarraWarra Museum of Art Collection.

'Coral and Banksia,' oil on canvas, Margaret Preston, 1939. Gift of Eva and Marc Besen 2002, TarraWarra Museum of Art Collection.

Google Image Result for http://www.anbg.gov.au/emblems/preston.waratah.jpg Margaret Preston

Google Image Result for http://www.anbg.gov.au/emblems/preston.waratah.jpg Margaret Preston

"Margaret PRESTON  Bird of Paradise. 1925  relief woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured"

"Margaret PRESTON Bird of Paradise. 1925 relief woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured"

Dillwynia, 1925 Hand-coloured woodblock print, 18.5 x 14 cm by Margaret Rose (MacPherson) Preston (1875-1963) Australia

Dillwynia, 1925 Hand-coloured woodblock print, 18.5 x 14 cm by Margaret Rose (MacPherson) Preston (1875-1963) Australia

Sir Hans Heysen (1877 — 1968, Australia) Two Horses Grazing Amongst the Gums. watercolour over pencil. 32.5 x 40 cm.

Sir Hans Heysen (1877 — 1968, Australia) Two Horses Grazing Amongst the Gums. watercolour over pencil. 32.5 x 40 cm.

AustraliaWaratah etc. by Margaret Rose (MacPherson) Preston (1875-1963), Woodcut, hand coloured, inscribed with title lower left, 25.5 x 25.5 cm

AustraliaWaratah etc. by Margaret Rose (MacPherson) Preston (1875-1963), Woodcut, hand coloured, inscribed with title lower left, 25.5 x 25.5 cm

Corner of Mosman Bay, Margaret Preston. Oil on canvas, 52.5 x 45.8 cm, 1929. National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Corner of Mosman Bay, Margaret Preston. Oil on canvas, 52.5 x 45.8 cm, 1929. National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia