Ocean to outback- australian landscape 1850-1950  margaret preston

Margaret Preston - "Flying over the Shoalhaven River"; Margaret Preston was an ardent admirer of Aboriginal and Chinese art. This work owes much to these traditions in terms of colour, composition and the map-like view of the landscape.

Margaret Preston, Grey day in the ranges, 1942. Oil on harboard, 51 x 50.7 cm. Sydney, Art Gallery of NSW.

Margaret Preston, Grey day in the ranges, Oil on harboard, 51 x cm. Sydney, Art Gallery of NSW.

Margaret Preston. Still Life  1926

'Still life with fruit' by Australian artist Margaret Preston Oil on canvas, x cm. via Art Gallery NSW

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PRESTON, Margaret Australia, 1875 - 1963 Aboriginal landscape Sydney oil on canvas x x cm (frame) Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

Clockwise from top: Banksia, 1953; Pink Gum Blossoms, 1929; and Aboriginal Design with Sturt's Pea, 1943.

Clockwise from top: Banksia, Pink Gum Blossoms, and Aboriginal Design with Sturt's Pea,

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