(Australia, England, France 29 Apr 1875 – 28 May 1963)
Flat Top Mountains
- Other titles:
- also known as Table Top Mountains, NT
- Not on display
- Further information
Flat top mountains by Margaret Preston is from a group of monotypes made by Preston around the time she took a six-month tour of Queensland, Northern Territory and Western Australia and Central Australia with the expressed aim of discovering Indigenous art, and rock painting and carving sites. Preston incorporated visual elements of Indigenous work she saw in the monotypes and stencil prints of identifiable landscapes she made following the trip.
- circa 1947
- colour monotype
- 29.2 x 32.3 cm image; 32.2 x 35.6 sight/sheet; 53.7 x 71.3 x 4.4 cm frame
- Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Margaret Preston". Not dated.
- Gift of Jocelyn Plate in honour of Carl Plate 2018. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
- Accession number
- © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Copyright Agnecy