Noel COUNIHAN, An American artist. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

An American artist. [Jackson Pollock] 1962 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks in lilac, black and green ink Support: thin cream oriental-style laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Counihan '62'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'An American artist'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '1/25'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '63'.
Dimensions: printed image 43.6 h x 45.8 w cm sheet 48.4 h x 62.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1571
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1984.