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

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


Australia 1901 – 1969

printer, lithographic

The artist's mother. 1948
Collection Title: Lithographs by Counihan a folio of six lithographs. Melbourne: the artist, 1948
Page: no.6
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: cream laid Worthy signature paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: across paper, ''Worthy/ Signature', repeated
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/100
Edition: edition of 100
Place Published: Melbourne: [The Artist]

Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Noel Counihan'. not dated.
Dimensions: printed image 26.4 h x 21.0 w cm sheet 54.6 h x 43.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.266.7
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 [part].