11872_01

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

Title: Fishing | La pêche, 1951

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Drypoint on Wove Paper

Paper size: 25 x 32.5 cm. / 9.8 x 12.8 in.
Image size: 15 x 24.8 cm. / 5.9 x 9.8 in.

Additional Information: This original drypoint is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Zao Wou-Ki” at the lower right margin.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 30, at the lower left margin.
The drypoint was printed by G. Leblanc, Paris in 1951 in a limited edition of 30 signed and numbered impressions. There were also a small number of artist’s proofs aside from the standard edition.
There is the original publisher’s label from ‘Editions d’art L’oeuvre Gravee’ stating the medium, title and date, attached to the sheet, verso.

Literature: Ågerup, J. (1994). Zao Wou-Ki – The Graphic Work – A Catalogue Raisonné 1937-1995. Copenhagen: Heede & Moestrup.
Reference: Ågerup 57

Condition: Very good condition. Remnants of adhesive along the upper sheet edge, verso.