Selected Writings - Margaret Preston (Paperback)

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Never shy of voicing an opinion, artist Margaret Preston launched into print on a variety of subjects, from flower arranging and furnishing a bedroom, to Aboriginal art and design, Pokerwork and Wood-blocking. Selected from the pages of Australia's journals by Elizabeth Butel, this collection addresses Preston's recurring preoccupations - "modern" art, an Australian national art and the craft of art-making. "The natural enemy of the dull" - Preston's style is infused with paradox, retaining its freshness through her very direct, uncompromising attack and illustrated with examples of her woodcuts.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781925416206
ISBN-10: 1925416208
Publisher: ETT Imprint
Publication Date: December 1st, 2015
Pages: 156
Language: English