ZAO WOU-KI (1920-2013)
Embrasement (Conflagration)
signed in Chinese, signed again, numbered and dated '131/200 ZAO 54' (lower margin)
image: 38.5 x 48 cm. (1518 x 1878 in.)
sheet: 45 x 56 cm. (1734 x 22 in.)
Executed in 1954. This work is number 131 from an edition of 200.
Acquired by the previous owner in the 1950s, Maine
Thence by descent to the present owner
Private collection, San Rafael, California
Nesto Jacometti, Edition Gutekunst & Klipstein,Catalogue raisonn de l?uvre grave et lithographie de Zao Wou-Ki 1949-1954, Berne, Switzerland, 1955 (illustrated, plate 64, p. 76)
Edition Heede & Moestrup, Zao Wou-Ki: The Graphic Work: A Catalogue Raisonne 1937-1995, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1994 (illustrated, plate 91, p. 63)
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