Noel COUNIHANAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, (City) Enlarge 1 /1

Noel COUNIHAN

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

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

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

(City) 1978 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1989, March - April, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 40; plus 4 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 2 presentation proofs

Edition Notes: The edition was printed March - April 1989.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1977'. Signed lower left edge in black pencil, 'Pat Counihan / N.J. Leveson'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.5 h x 51.2 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1977
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.