Shuyi WANG, Lao ren [Old man] Enlarge 1 /1

Shuyi WANG

China born 1917 – 1999

Lao ren [Old man] (1947) Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; wood-engraving, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right, in ink "[Chinese characters]" [Wang su yi]. Titled lower left, in ink "[Chinese characters]" [Lao ren]. Inscribed on backing upper right vertically, in pencil "67 [encircled] [Chinese characters]". Artist's name on backing centre right "[Chinese characters]" [Wnag Shuyi].
Dimensions: comp 14.9 h x 13.2 w cm support 40.0 h x 27.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.184
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
Provenance:
  • collection of Peter Townsend