Wang Renfeng, Bei chai zhi [The firewood carrier] Enlarge 1 /1

Wang Renfeng

China born 1918

Bei chai zhi [The firewood carrier] 1940-49 circa Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Titled lower left vertucally, in pencil "[Chinese characters]" [Bei chai zhi]. Printed label fixed lower centre [Chinese wood-engravers association]. Ink on label: [name:] "[Chinese characters]" [Wang Renfeng]. Ink on lable: [title:] "[Chinese characters]" [chai tongzi].
Dimensions: image 10.2 h x 11.6 w cm support 40.4 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.102
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend