Margaret PRESTON<br/>
<em>Flannel flowers</em> 1938 <!-- (recto) --><br />

oil on canvas<br />
122.0 x 91.6 cm<br />
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne<br />
The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004<br />
2004.209<br />
© Margaret Preston/Licensed by Copyright Agency, Australia

Continuing on the theme of Australian native florals, Curator of Australian Painting Beckett Rozentals explores renowned Australian artist, Margaret Preston’s much-loved painting, Flannel flowers 1938. Sonya Wilson from Flowers Vasette demonstrates ways viewers at home can create a simple yet striking arrangement using seasonal Australian native florals, inspired by the Preston work from the NGV Collection.

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