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

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


printer (organisation)

  • active Australia by 1956

Peace means life. 1959
Collection Title: Lino Cuts Counihan '59, a set of six linocuts. Melbourne: the artist, 1959
Page: no.1.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: white wove cartridge paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 24/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below ptinted image in black pencil, 'Counihan'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Peace means Life'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '24/50'.
Dimensions: printed image 56.4 h x 34.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1999
Accession No: NGA 99.25.4
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Melbourne Fine Art Gallery, Melbourne, April 1999.