Noel COUNIHANJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Woman with arms raised. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Woman with arms raised. 1968-83 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: white wove Lana paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, '15=90 / LANA'; upper left corner, image of a ram's head.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Counihan 68/83'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Woman with arms raised','. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'first [erased inscription underneath] state/ 2/10'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 66.4 h x 50.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1573
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1984.