Xiyai ZHANG, Bu shu [Catching rats] Enlarge 1 /1


China born 1917

Bu shu [Catching rats] 1944 circa Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Numbered upper right, in pencil "21" [encircled]. Initialed lower right, printed "[Chinese characters]" [within rectangle].
Dimensions: comp 10.4 h x 9.3 w cm support 29.2 h x 24.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.158
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend