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LI Hua

China 1907 – 1994


The bitterness of life [Sheng huo de gunao] [The livelihood of the distressed] 1947 Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodcut Support: oriental paper

Primary Insc: Numbered on verso lower right, in pencil "21" [encircled].
Dimensions: comp 30.0 h x 21.5 w cm support 30.8 h x 22.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.236
Subject: Collection: The Peter Townsend collection of Chinese revolutionary woodblock prints, acquired 1985.
  • collection of Peter Townsend