Nongcun zhichun - Gengba [Rural spring - Ploughing over]
1941 Description: from [Four seasons in the countryside] No.1
Materials & Technique:
prints, relief; colour woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper
Primary Insc: Titled lower left, in pencil "[Chinese characters]" "[Nongcun zhichun - gengba]".
Signed lower rightn in pencil "[Chinese characters]" [DING Zhenxian].
Numbered upper right, in pencil "42" [encircled].
Artist's monogram lower left, printed "[Ding Zheng]".
White label, brown printed border, glued lower centre Ink and pencil on label, artist/title: "[Chinese characters]/SPRING by Ting Chen-sien".
image 16.0 h x 12.2 w cm support 56.0 h x 40.4 w cm
: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985 Accession No
: NGA 85.1790.131 Subject
: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
- collection of Peter Townsend