Shuyi WANG

China born 1917 – 1999

Nongjiale [A happy farm] 1945 Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right, in ink and pencil "[Chinese characters]" [Wang su hi]. Titled lower left, in ink "[Chinese characters]" [Nongjiale]. Dated lower right, in ink "1945.8" [August 1945]. Numbered upper tight, in pencil "64" [encircled]. Monogram lower right, on block, printed "W" [underlined]".
Secondary Insc: Dedicated lower left, in ink "[Chinese characters]" "[Jingzengji Tangsun Xian]".
Dimensions: image 17.5 h x 23.2 w cm support 28.0 h x 40.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.106
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend