China 1930 – 1940

Geng di [Ploughing the earth] (1940s) Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Artist's name lower right, printed "Ling". Titled lower right, in ink "[Chinese characters]" [Geng di]. Artist's name lower right, in ink "[Chinese characters]" (ZHONG Link muke = ZHONG ling woodcut).
Dimensions: comp 9.0 h x 12.7 w cm support 15.0 h x 17.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.148
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend