Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1913 – Canterbury, Victoria, Australia 1986

  • Aotearoa New Zealand 1939-40
  • England, Europe 1949-52


Australia 1901 – 1969


Lithographs by Counihan, 1948. 1948 Description: A portfolio containing [2] pp letterpress, 6 lithographs and a cover with a lithograph insert.

Collection Title: Lithographs by Counihan a folio of six lithographs. Melbourne: the artist, 1948
Page: collection record
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, lithographs, printed in black ink; letterpress text Support: portfolio cover: light green cardboard, folded
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/100
Edition: edition of 100
Place Published: Melbourne: [The Artist]

Primary Insc: Title page: Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Three'. Portfolio cover: Label, u.r.c., typeset '218' [auction number?]. Portfolio cover: Inscribed verso lower left corner, diagonal, black pencil, 'P297/B 94[94 in circle]'.
Dimensions: folio (closed) 56.0 h x 44.4 w cm folio (open) 69.8 h x 94.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.266.1-7
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Leonard Joel Pty. Ltd., Melbourne, May 1978;
  • From the auction, Australian Paintings, Graphics, Overseas works', Melbourne: Leonard Joel, 14 April 1978, lot 218.