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ZAO WOU-KI
(ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)
ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)

Paris Poems

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ZAO WOU-KI
(ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)
Paris Poems
signed 'Wou-Ki Zao' in Chinese & Pinyin; inscribed 'For Bennett Buck: Par les soirs bleus d'ete, J'irai dans les sentier. And many fond regards, Harry Roskolenko, November 18, 1952' (on one page)
book edition 7/99
Written by Harry Roskolenko
a set of six lithographs in editioned book
each: 21 x 17 cm. (8 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.);
box: 34 x 27 x 2.5 cm. (13 3/8 x 10 5/8 x 1 in.)
Executed in 1950
Provenance
Private Collection, New York, USA
Acquired from the above in the 1980s, and thence by descent to the current owner
Literature
Yves Rivière ed., Arts et Metiers Graphiques, Zao Wou-ki: Les estampes 1937-1974, Paris, France, 1975 (illustrated in black and white, plate 43-49, pp. 32-34).
Heede & Moestrup, Zao Wou-Ki: The Graphic Work--A Catalogue Raisonne 1937-1995, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1994 (illustrated, plate 42-47, pp. 38-39).

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