China born 1916 – 2011

Weisheng hezuoshe [Hygiene Co-operative Society] (1943) Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right vertically, in pencil "[Chinese characters]" [Yan Han]. Numbered on verso lower right, in pencil, "37". Numbered upper right "52" [encircled]. Titled upper right vertically "[Chinese characters]" [Weisheng hezuoshe].
Dimensions: image 14.2 h x 21.4 w cm support 16.7 h x 23.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.61
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend