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Papercut

Papercut

  • Place of origin:

    Beijing (made)

  • Date:

    1974-1975 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cut paper

  • Museum number:

    FE.513:11-1992

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Papercut depicting the final scene from the approved revolutionary story "Little Sisters of the Grasslsnds". The two sisters are seen riding home after their struggles, with the sun of the Communist Party shining radiantly behind them.

Place of Origin

Beijing (made)

Date

1974-1975 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cut paper

Dimensions

Height: 11.5 cm, Width: 15.5 cm

Descriptive line

Papercut depicting the final scene from "Little Sisters of the Grasslands". Beijing, 1974-1975.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Bottomley, Ruth Chinese Papercuts. Singapore and London: Sun Tree Publishing Limited, 1994. 159p., ill. ISBN 9810044100.

Subjects depicted

Sister; Horse; Sun

Categories

Folk Art

Collection

East Asia Collection

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