Spring in the Great Desert
Zhu is a famous woman artist in China, respected as one of the pioneers who established the new field of scenic woodcuts. She graduated from the Graphic Department of the Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts in 1958. Her prints are nationalistic, realized with the Jiangsu technique of water block printing.
沙漠甘泉 [Shamo ganquan]
Place where the work was made
People's Republic 1949 - → China
47.6 x 68.7 cm image; 50.0 x 69.2 cm mount; 65.5 x 86.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., in Chinese, pencil "Zhu Qinbao 1988nian".
Not on display
© ZHU Qinbao
Where the work was made
Shown in 2 exhibitions
The People's Progress 20th Century Chinese Woodcuts, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Oct 1996–15 Dec 1996
Modern Chinese prints: from WE to ME, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Oct 2006–28 Jan 2007
Referenced in 1 publication
Jackie Menzies, The People's Progress 20th Century Chinese Woodcuts, Sydney, 1996, 21.