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

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



Boy in helmet. 1968 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one photo-stencil Support: cream wove Kent paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: left side vertical, 'W T & Co KENT', repeated
Edition State: published state
Impression: 15/35
Edition: edition of 35

Edition Notes: The image was drawn onto a glass plate for transfer to a photo-sensitised screen.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Counihan '68'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Boy in Helmet'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '15/35'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '66'.
Dimensions: printed image 71.2 h x 52.0 w cm sheet 89.2 h x 62.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1572
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1984.