Zhengxian DING, Nongcun zhidong nianmi [Rural winter - Husking the rice] Enlarge 1 /1

Zhengxian DING

China born 1914 – 2000

Nongcun zhidong nianmi [Rural winter - Husking the rice] 1941 Description: from [Four seasons in the countryside] No. 4
Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; colour woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Titled and signed under image, in pencil "[Chinese characters]" [Nongcun zhidong - nianmi. DING Zhengxian]. Monogram lower left, printed "[DING Zheng]". White label, printed brown border, glued lower centre Ink artist/title on label "[Chinese characters] WINTER by Ting chen-sien".
Dimensions: image 14.8 h x 23.0 w cm support 55.8 h x 40.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.130
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
Provenance:
  • collection of Peter Townsend