Ziwen XIE, Songbie tu [Farewell picture] Enlarge 1 /1

Ziwen XIE

China 1930 – 1940

Songbie tu [Farewell picture] (1937-49) Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Titled upper right vertically, in black ink "[Chinese characters]" [Songbie tu].
Secondary Insc: Inscribed centre right - lower right vertically, in black ink "[illegible - six characters]"
Dimensions: image 7.2 h x 7.6 w cm support 40.7 h x 27.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.101
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
Provenance:
  • collection of Peter Townsend