Noel COUNIHANJohn ROBINSONDRUCKMA PRESS, A very old woman. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1940 – Bendigo, Victoria, Australia 2009

printer, lithographic

  • Europe 1967-69, 1975-76


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1977 – 1983

print workshop (organisation)

A very old woman. 1981
Collection Title: Images of Opoul. Sydney: Port Jackson Press, in association with Realities Gallery, Melbourne, 1981
Page: no.10
Place made: Druckma Press, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: white wove Lana paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner vertical, '15%90/LANA'; upper right corner vertical, image of a ram's head.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 40; plus 10 artist's proofs
Place Published: Sydney: Port Jackson Press in association with Realities Gallery, Melbourne

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Counihan '81'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Image 10, ed/40. A/P'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'dp'
Dimensions: printed image 36.5 h x 49.6 w cm sheet 50.6 h x 66.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1579.10
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1984.