Keyang YANG

China born 1914

Qui jiu [Cry for help] 1940-9 circa Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; colour woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Numbered upper right, in pencil "17" [encircled]. Printed rectangular label glued lower centre "[Chinese woodcut assoc.]". Title and artist's name on label, in brush and ink "[Chinese characters]" [A Yang/Qui jiu].
Dimensions: comp 12.5 h x 10.5 w cm support 41.0 h x 28.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.186
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend