Yuan GU, Kangjian de wawa [A healthy baby] Enlarge 1 /1

Yuan GU

China 1919 – 1996

Kangjian de wawa [A healthy baby] (1942) Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Numbered on verso lower right, in pencil "79 [with diagonal stroke] 33". Printed on image lower centre "[Chinese characters]" [Wei sheng = hygiene].
Dimensions: comp 8.2 h x 10.6 w cm support 11.9 h x 14.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia-China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.196
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
Provenance:
  • collection of Peter Townsend