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Butel, Elizabeth: Margaret Preston, Imprint, Potts Point 1995, ISBN 1875892028

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements -vii-

List of Illustrations -ix-

Introduction -1-

1875-1920 -5-

1920-1930 -25-

1924-1963 -49-

Notes -71-

Bibliography -77-

Nicholas Draffin: Catalogue -85-

Index -97-

Cover Text

Elizabeth Butel traces Preston's struggle for artistic and financial independence, as well as her travels throughout the world and Aboriginal Australia in search of inspiration for her art. Her conclusions - that Margaret Preston's vision is as fresh today as it was sixty years ago.