Xinbo HUANG, Xiugi [Siesta] Enlarge 1 /1


China 1915 – 1980

Xiugi [Siesta] (1940s) Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; colour steel-engraving (one inking), ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Title and signature lower left in pencil "[Chinese characters]" [Xiugi Xinbo]. Inscribed on verso, in pencil "[The numeral 6 over a bar with vertical ends]". Inscribed on verso, in pencil "[100/(Chinese characters) (100/geng/ban) = [100 steel-engravings]".
Dimensions: comp 16.2 h x 23.0 w cm support 24.3 h x 31.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.155
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend