ZAO WOU-KI 1921- 2013 Beijing 1921 -2013 Switzerland (Chinese)

Title: Etching No. 149, 1963

Technique: Original Hand Signed, Numbered, and Dated Etching and Aquatint in Colours on Wove Paper

Paper size: 50 x 70 cm. / 19.7 x 27.5 in.

Image size: 32 x 59.5 cm. / 12.6 x 23.4 in.

Additional Information: This original etching and aquatint in colours are hand signed in pencil by the artist in Chinese and Pinyin at the lower right margin and dated in pencil next to the signature ’63’ [1963]. It is also hand numbered from the edition of 90, at the lower left margin. There were also 20 artists’ proofs aside from the standard edition. This work was printed and published by Atelier Lacourière et Frélaut, Paris in 1963.

Literature: Ågerup, J. (1994). Zao Wou-Ki – The Graphic Work – A Catalogue Raisonné 1937-1995. Copenhagen, Denmark: Heede & Moestrup.

Reference: Ågerup 149

Condition: Good condition. The sheet has been reduced on all sides. Very pale time-staining across the sheet. Soft handling creases in the margins.