Xian LIU

China 1915 – 1990

Mai wanju de lao ren. [Old man selling toys.] 1945 Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; wood-engraving, hand-coloured, ink, watercolour Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Artist's monogram and date lower left, printed "L45". Numbered on verso lower right, in pencil "1".
Dimensions: image 12.8 h x 8.4 w cm support 23.3 h x 16.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.38
  • collection of Peter Townsend