Xiyai ZHANG, Gong ren yu qi qi [A worker and his wife] Enlarge 1 /1

Xiyai ZHANG

China born 1917

Gong ren yu qi qi [A worker and his wife] 1940s circa Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Numbered upper right, in pencil "30" [encircled]. White rectangular label, printed black lower centre "[Chinese woodcut assoc...]". Black ink on label artist/title "[Chinese characters]" [Xiyai/Gongren yu qi qi].
Dimensions: image 11.2 h x 5.8 w cm support 40.4 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.124
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
Provenance:
  • collection of Peter Townsend