ZAO WOU-KI 1921- 2013
Beijing 1921 -2013 Switzerland (Chinese)
Title: Untitled No. 242, 1973
Technique: Original Hand Signed, Numbered and Dated Lithograph in Colours on Wove Paper
Paper size: 53.8 x 76 cm. / 21.2 x 29.9 in.
Image size: 39.5 x 66.5 cm. / 15.6 x 26.2 in.
Additional Information: This original lithograph in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist in Chinese and Pinyin at the lower right margin and dated in pencil next to the signature ’73’ .
It is also hand numbered from the edition of 99, at the lower left margin. There were also ten artist’s proofs and ten hors commerce [out of trade] impressions aside from the standard edition.
This work was printed by Bellini, Paris in 1973 and published by Mythes et Légendes, Paris in the same year.
Literature: Ågerup, J. (1994). Zao Wou-Ki – The Graphic Work – A Catalogue Raisonné 1937-1995. Copenhagen, Denmark: Heede & Moestrup.
Reference: Ågerup 242
Condition: Very good condition. Very pale time-staining across the sheet. Soft handling creases in the margins.