Zhengxian DING

China born 1914 – 2000

Tao jin sha gong ren [Gold panners] 1940-42 circa Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Monogram lower left, printed "[Chinese characters]" [Ding Zheng] [back to front]. White printed label glued to backing lower centre [Chinese woood-engravers' Association]. Ink on label, artist "(Chinese characters]" [DING Zhengxian]. Ink on label, title "[Chinese characters]" [Tao jin sha gongren].
Dimensions: image 6.8 h x 9.2 w cm support 40.2 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.123
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend