LIANG YONGTAI, Shi gong zhu lu [Navvies building a road] Enlarge 1 /1

LIANG YONGTAI

China 1921 – 1956

Shi gong zhu lu [Navvies building a road] 1943 Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Artist/title l.r. blue ink reads R. to L., "(Chinese characters)" (Shi gong zhu lu/LINAG Yongtai zuo). Oval stamp red l.r. on above "(Chinese Woodcut Asociation...)" Numbered u.r. pencil, "25" (encircled) Monogram/date printed l.l. "(Chinese characters) 1943".
Dimensions: comp 20.0 h x 16.5 w cm support 29.0 h x 24.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.245
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
Provenance:
  • collection of Peter Townsend