Wang Qi

China born 1918

"Mailedong xi hao hui xiang". Di tan jing zhai ["Selling the goods so they we may return to the country". Market stall scene] 1945 circa Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left, in pencil, "[Chinese characters]" [WANG Qi]. Titled and subtitled lower right, in pencil "[Chinese characters]" ["Mailedong xi hao hui xiang". Di tan jing zhai]. Numbered upper right, in pencil "40" [encircled].
Dimensions: image 12.8 h x 11.0 w cm support 15.2 h x 14.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.57
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend