11871_01

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

Title: Seaside Landscape | Paysage à la mer, 1949

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching on Wove Paper

Paper size: 27 x 37 cm. / 10.6 x 14.6 in.
Image size: 14.5 x 24.8 cm. / 5.7 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.
The subject was also experimentally printed on in black and pulled in only one impression.

Provenance: Formerly in the Collection of Baroness Alix de Rothschild (1911-1982).

Literature: Ågerup, J. (1994). Zao Wou-Ki – The Graphic Work – A Catalogue Raisonné 1937-1995. Copenhagen: Heede & Moestrup.
Reference: Ågerup 15

Condition: Good condition. The margins reduced on all sides. The sheet is glued to a card support. Scattered foxing across the sheet.