Noel COUNIHANWILLIAM CAULFIELD & SONS.PRINT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA, Laughing Christ [second large version]. Enlarge 1 /1

Noel COUNIHAN

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

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

WILLIAM CAULFIELD & SONS.

printer (organisation)

  • active Australia by 1956

PRINT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1966

commissioner (organisation)

Laughing Christ [second large version]. 1970 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin off-white Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 64/120
Edition: edition of 120

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Counihan '70'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Laughing Christ,'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '64/120'.
Dimensions: printed image 42.0 h x 63.0 w cm sheet 57.6 h x 77.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lyn and Fred Williams, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia's 25th Anniversary, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.779
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
Provenance:
  • From the Fred and Lyn Williams Collection.