Artist Info – Noel Counihan
Born in Albert Park Victoria in 1913, Noel Counihan was an Australian social realist painter, printmaker, cartoonist and illustrator active in the 1940s and 1950s in Melbourne. An atheist, communist, and art activist, Counihan made art in response to the politics and social hardships of his times.
Counihan died on 5 July 1986, Melbourne
His artwork is on display at the Art Gallery of New South Wales