Noel COUNIHAN, Cathedral 1. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Cathedral 1. August 1978 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin blue/grey laid Ingres D'Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: right side, 'INGRES D'ARCHES MADE IN FRANCE MBM INGRES', inverted
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Counihan '78'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Cathedral'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '- First State - A/P'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Cat 110(i)'.
Dimensions: printed image 23.8 h x 53.8 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 65.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1584
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1984.