Collection Online
Medium
hand-coloured woodcut on brown paper
Measurements
39.7 × 42.9 cm (block) 56.8 × 45.6 cm irreg. (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Butler 85
Inscription
incised in block (in image) l.l. MP.
inscribed in pencil l.l. Bird of paradise
inscribed in pencil l.r. Margaret Preston
inscribed in pencil l.c. 42149
inscribed (diagonally) in pencil l.c.r. 25 x 22 / 2" sides / 3" top / 5 or 4 1/2 bottom
inscribed (diagonally) in pencil l.r. narrow (...illeg.) / red frame / del to / Mosman / 97.
Accession Number
1185-4
Departments
Australian Prints / Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1942
© Margaret Preston/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display