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Title

At the start of the march 1932

1944


Artist

Noel Counihan

Australia

04 Oct 1913 - 05 Jul 1986


Details


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

66.9 x 59.2 cm board; 88.5 x 80.6 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, red/orange oil "Counihan 44".


Credit

Purchased 1944


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7409


Artist information

Noel Counihan

Works in the collection

44


Shown in 9 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 32 publications

Bibliography


Professor Joseph Burke, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Art in Australia', pg. 10, Sydney, 04 Feb 1954, 10.

Noel Counihan, Noel Counihan: paintings drawings prints 1943 to 1973, Melbourne, 1973, 7, 10 (illus.). cat.no. 1

Brian Finemore, Painting, 'Introduction', pg. 4-5, London, 1961, 5, 28 (illus.).

Sasha Grishin, Australian art: a history, 'The Great Depression and the war', pg. 274-285, Carlton, 2013, 274 (colour illus, detail), 280 (colour illus.), 550, 558. plate no. 28.4

Richard Haese, Modern Australian Art, 'Communism and culture, left-wing art in Melbourne and Sydney, 1942-46', chapter 6, New York, 1982, 166 (colour illus.), 167.

Joanna Mendelssohn., The Bulletin with Newsweek, 'Work as art', Sydney, 09 Jul 1991, page unknown. Review of the exhibition 'Noel Counihan: Images of Working Life 1933-1986' touring 1991-1992.

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 12. cat.no. 24; titled 'The start of the march'

Barry Pearce, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian', pg. 13-35, Sydney, 1988, 24.

Barry Pearce, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Australian Art', pg. 5-26, Sydney, 1981, 6.

Colin Simpson., Sun, 'Art's Angry Penguins on show', Sydney, 02 Jul 1944, unknown. Review of CAS exhibition.

Bernard Smith, Noel Counihan: Images of working life, 'Noel Counihan and the painting of manual labour', pg. 7-15, Broken Hill, 1991, 9, 10 (colour illus.), 46. cat.no. 6

Laurence Thomas., Contemporary Australian painters, 'Foreword', Ottawa, 1957, (illus.). cat.no. 16; illus.no. 7

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Present day art in Australia, Sydney, 1949, 59 (illus.).

Natalie Wilson, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Out of Melbourne: realisms and mythologies', pg. 163-164, Sydney, 2000, 164, 170 (colour illus.), 300.

Unknown, Noel Counihan, Melbourne, 1974, 74 (illus.).

Unknown and Unknown, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 140, 141 (colour illus.). plate no. 67

Unknown, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'The Depression', pg. 126-137, Sydney, 1989, 137.

Bernard William Smith, Noel Counihan: Artist and revolutionary, Melbourne, 1993, 187-88, 504-05.

Unknown, Achieving Full Employment, South Yarra, 1994, cover (illus.).

Unknown (Editor), Jubilee exhibition of Australian art, Sydney, 1951, 43. cat.no. 125

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 12 Jul 1944. Review of Sixth Annual CAS exhibition.

Unknown, The human face of the Great Depression, 'How to manufacture Communists', pg. 171-182, Mornington, 1997, front cover (colour illus.), 182, back cover.

Unknown (Producer), History of emotions: Annual report 2016, 2016, cover (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Contemporary artists "insulted"', Sydney, 29 Jun 1944, 4. Review of CAS exhibition.

Ewen McDonald, AGNSW Collections, 'From Colonialism to late Modernism', pg. 7-106, Sydney, 1994, 56, 57 (colour illus.).

John McDonald, Federation: Australian art and society 1901-2001, Canberra, 2000, 116 (colour illus.), 256.

Unknown, Through artists' eyes: Australian suburbs and their cities 1919-1945, 'The end of certainty: victims and poverty', pg. 137-156, Melbourne, 2004, xiii, 137, 139 (colour illus.), 140, 153. illus.no. 117

Unknown and Unknown, Australian history and citizenship, 'Australia between the wars', pg. 104-147, South Yarra, 2000, 117 (colour illus.). source 3.17; NSW Secondary School History syllabus

Unknown, Art and social commitment: an end to the city of dreams 1931-1948, Sydney, 1984, 34, 45, 91, 153 (illus.). cat.no. 78

Donald Williams, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 2002, 124 (colour illus.).

Unknown, Noel Counihan, Kenthurst, 1986, 11-12, 14 (colour illus.).

Unknown, City art, 'Poverty and the city', Victoria, 1978, 21 (illus.), 101 (colour illus.).