Western Australian gum blossoms (detail) by Margaret Preston
Coral Flowers Artist: 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.
Banksia, c. 1925 Woodcut, 25 x 25 cm by Margaret Rose (MacPherson) Preston Australia. Stage 5 students can use the printmaking practice of Australian Margaret Preston as a resource in a printmaking unit.
Margaret PRESTON, Double hibiscus Another Aussie artist I've always admired
Margaret Preston, Flannel flowers, 1924 National Gallery of Victoria
An image of Australian gum blossom by Margaret Preston - love the combination of orange red and pink - feminine but really gutsy. The individual blossoms are really delicate but the overall arrangement is really strong.