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Zao Wou.Ki

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Zao Wou Ki was born in Pekin in 1921 and grew up in an important Chinese family. At 10 years old, he was interested in Literature and History and began at the same time drawing and painting. Between 1935 and 1941, he studied to the Art college of Hangzhou. Once he finished his studies, he was an assistant professor there. In 1941, he organized his first exhibition. He was influenced by European . . .

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Book with etchings de  : L'vidence de la nuit
L'vidence de la...
1991 Illustrated book, loose as issued. Text by Yves Peyr, illustrated with 4 original etchings and aquatints by Zao Wou-Ki, unsigned, of which one in... Without
Original etching aquatint de  : Without title 302B
Without title 302B
1978 Original etching and aquatint, unsigned. Here a printer proof before the definitive edition. Ed. Poligrafa, Barcelona. Without
Original signed etching de  : Untitled 215
Untitled 215
1971 Original etching in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Galerie de France Ed., Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title 236
Without title 236
1973 Original lithograph in six colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. de Francony, Nice. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title 171
Without title 171
1967 Original etching and aquatint, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. La Hune Publisher, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title 241
Without title 241
1973 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Galerie de France Publisher, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XLVII
Without title XLVII
1965 Original etching, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Lacourire Ed., Paris. Without
Original lithograph de  : Ciel et terre
Ciel et terre
1957 Original lithograph in four colors, unsigned, printed for the invitation of the exhibition of the artist in the Gallery of France in Paris. Without
Handwritten document de  : Catalog of exhibition, Paintings, inks
Catalog of...
1981 Catalog of the exhibition "Peintures, encres de Chine" (Paintings, inks) in Japan, dedicated and signed by the artist on the front page. Fuji... Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title 167
Without title 167
1967 Original etching and aquatint, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Grald Cramer Publisher, Geneva. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title 166
Without title 166
1967 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery of France, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Untitled XLVI
Untitled XLVI
1973 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Edition De Francony, Nice. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : San Lazzaro and his friends
San Lazzaro and his...
1975 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist, realized for the book "San Lazzaro et ses amis". La Revue du XXme sicle... Without
Original signed etching de  : Untitled XLIII
Untitled XLIII
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 10 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Yves Rivire, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Untitled XLI
Untitled XLI
1959 Original etching and aquatint in five colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Luvre grave Ed., Zurich. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Pink and blue landscape
Pink and blue...
1954 Original lithograph in 3 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. La Hune Ed., Paris. Greeting card. Without
Original signed etching de  : Untitled XLIV
Untitled XLIV
1963 Original etching and aquatint in 5 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Galerie de France Ed., Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Untitled XLII
Untitled XLII
1960 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. L'Oeuvre grave Ed., Paris-Zrich. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : The small ships
The small ships
1953 Original lithograph in 3 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. The Caby-Birch Gallery Ed., New York. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : The deers
The deers
1952 Original lithograph in 4 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. La Guilde internationale de la Gravure Ed., Geneva. Without
Book with screenprint de  : Carnets de voyages
Carnets de voyages
2006 Book into a black box, from the Deluxe edition with a screenprint after a watercolour by Zao Wou Ki from 1950, signed and numbered in pencil by the... Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XL
Without title XL
1965 Original etching and aquatint in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Atelier Lacourire and Frlaut, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XXXVIII
Without title...
1998 Original lithograph in 8 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Enrico Navarra and La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XXXVII
Without title XXXVII
1998 Original lithograph in 8 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Enrico Navarra and La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XXXVI
Without title XXXVI
1967 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gerald Cramer, Geneva. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XXXV
Without title XXXV
1986 Original etching and aquatint in 8 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Poligrafa, Barcelona. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XXXIV
Without title XXXIV
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Yves Rivire, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXXII
Without title XXXII
1971 Original etching in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Galerie de France, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXXI
Without title XXXI
1981 Original etching in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. The Friends of the Museum of Modern Art of Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXX
Without title XXX
1981 Original etching in 6 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Berggruen and Cie, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXIX
Without title XXIX
1967 Original etching in 6 colors, signed and dated in the pencil by the artist. Editions La Hune, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Suite olympique centennal
Suite olympique...
1992 Original lithograph in 11 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Catalanes, Barcelona. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XXVIII
Without title XXVIII
1974 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. De Francony Ed., Nice. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XXV
Without title XXV
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Yves Rivire, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXVII
Without title XXVII
1992 Original etching, signed and dedicated in pencil by the artist. Proof printed on Chinese paper laid down on Arches paper. Lacourire Publisher, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXVI
Without title XXVI
1978 Original etching and aquatint in five colors, signed and dedicated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Poligrafa, Barcelona. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XXV
Without title XXV
1978 Original etching and aquatint in twelve colors, signed and dedicated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Galerie de France, Paris. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XXIV
Without title XXIV
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Yves Rivire, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Composition VI
Composition VI
1974 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. De Francony Ed., Nice. Without
Original signed etching de  : Untitled XXIII
Untitled XXIII
1975 Original etching and aquatint in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist, conceived for the deluxe copies of the catalogue published by... Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XXII
Without title XXII
1968 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Al Lublin Ed., New York. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XXI
Without title XXI
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Yves Rivire, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XX
Without title XX
1967 Original etching and aquatint in 6 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Lacourire-Frlaut Ed., Paris. Without
Book with lithographs de  : Le Monde de l'Art n'est pas le monde du pardon
Le Monde de l'Art...
1974 Book in sheets under slipcase. Ren Char's text, illustrated with numerous reproductions. Title page dedicated in pen by Ren Char. Copy enriched by... Without
Original etching aquatint de  : Untitled 302 B
Untitled 302 B
1978 Original etching and aquatint in 5 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Poligrafa, Barcelona. Without
Original etching aquatint de  : Untitled 302 A
Untitled 302 A
1978 Original etching and aquatint in 5 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Poligrafa, Barcelona. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : A la gloire de l'Image et Art potique, Plate XIII
A la gloire de...
1976 Original lithograph, signed and dated in pencil by the artist, extracted from the book "A la gloire de l'image et art potique". Poligrafa Ed.,... Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XIX
Without title XIX
1968 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Al Lublin Ed., New York. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XVIII
Without title XVIII
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 6 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery de France, Paris. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XVII
Without title XVII
1974 Original etching and aquatint in 7 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Yves Rivire, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Abandoned fields
Abandoned fields
1954 Original etching in 3 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Klipstein and Co., Berne. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XVI
Without title XVI
1998 Original lithograph in 8 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Enrico Navarra, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XV
Without title XV
1998 Original lithograph in 7 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Enrico Navarra, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title XIV
Without title XIV
1998 Original lithograph in 8 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Enrico Navarra, Paris. Without
Pochoir de  : Without title XIII
Without title XIII
2003 Pochoir in watercolor after a watercolor by Zao Wou Ki, signed in pencil by the artist. Edition Bibliothque Nationale de Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Les terrasses de Jade I
Les terrasses de...
1962 Original etching, signed in pencil by the artist, extracted from the book "Les terrasses de Jade". Source Ed., Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title XII
Without title XII
1959 Original etching in 3 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Oeuvre Grave Ed., Zrich. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Composition without title
Composition without...
1957 Original lithograph in 4 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. G. Fall, Paris. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title XI
Without title XI
1971 Original etching and aquatint in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Galerie de France, Paris. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title X
Without title X
1967 Original etching and aquatint in 6 colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Printed by Lacourire and published by La Hune, Paris. Without
Signed etching aquatint de  : Without title IX
Without title IX
1963 Original etching in 3 colors, aquatinte, signed in pencil by the artist. Lacouriere and Frlaut Ed., Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : To the glory of the image and poetic Art
To the glory of the...
1976 Original lithograph, signed and dated in pencil by the artist, extracted from the suite pour "A la gloire de l'image et Art potique". Ed. Poligrafa,... Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Without title VIII
Without title VIII
1988 Original lithograph in 8 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Sguier, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : San Lazzaro and his friends
San Lazzaro and his...
1975 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Ed. La Revue du XX sicle, Paris. Without
Original numbered ceramic de  : Stele n5
Stele n5
2007 Original ceramic, signed in the composition, handsigned by the artist on verso. Realized by "La Tuilerie - Treigny". Ed. Francis Delille, Paris. Without
Original numbered ceramic de  : Stele n3
Stele n3
2007 Original ceramic, signed in the composition, handsigned by the artist on verso. Realized by "La Tuilerie - Treigny". Ed. Francis Delille, Paris. Without
Original numbered ceramic de  : Stele n7
Stele n7
2007 Original ceramic, signed in the composition, handsigned by the artist on verso. Realized by "La Tuilerie - Treigny". Ed. Francis Delille, Paris. Without
Original numbered ceramic de  : Stele
Stele
2007 Original ceramic, signed in the composition, handsigned by the artist on verso. Realized by "La Tuilerie - Treigny". Ed. Francis Delille, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de  : Without title VII
Without title VII
1974 Original etching in 6 colors, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed, dated and dedicated in pencil. Ed. Gallery de France, Paris. Without
Mixed technique print de  : Without title VI
Without title VI
1974 Original etching in 5 colors, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed, dated and dedicated in pencil. Ed. Gallery Brjeson, Malm, Sweden. Without
Pochoir de  : Without title V
Without title V
2003 Pochoir in watercolor after a watercolor by Zao Wou Ki, signed in pencil, Bibliothque Nationale de Paris Ed. Without
Original lithograph de  : Without title IV
Without title IV
1990 Original lithograph in 7 colors, unsigned, Gallery Prout Ed., Paris. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Poligrafa XV Anys
Poligrafa XV Anys
1978 Original lithograph in 7 colours, signed in pencil.Poligrafa, Barcelona, and Redfern Gallery, London Publishers. Without
Signed print de  : Composition V
Composition V
2006 Photolithograph after Zao Wou Ki, signed in pencil. Without
Original pochoir de  : Saint Tropez
Saint Tropez
2007 Original pochoir, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Bunch
Bunch
1953 Original lithograph, signed and dated in pencil. State in 2 colors. Ed. La Hune, Paris. Without
Etching signed de  : Without title III
Without title III
1967 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed and dated in pencil. Ed. La Hune, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Forest
Forest
1968 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed and dated in pencil. Ed. Maeght, Paris. Without
Lithograph de  : Centennial Olympic Suite
Centennial Olympic...
1992 Original lithograph in 11 colors, signed in pencil. Ed. Catalanes, Barcelona. Without
Lithograph signed de  : Garden at night
Garden at night
1954 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed in pencil. Ed. Klipstein, Berne. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Aurora
Aurora
1956 Original lithograph in 5 colors, signed in pencil. Ed. L'Oeuvre Grav, Zurich. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : The red deers
The red deers
1952 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Published by La Guilde Internationale de la Gravure, Genve. Title : "Les cerfs". Without
Screenprint signed de  : Note-book of travel II
Note-book of travel...
2006 Screenprint after Zao Wou Ki, signed in pencil. Title : "Carnet de voyage II". Without
Screenprint signed de  : Note-book of travel I
Note-book of travel...
2006 Screenprint after Zao Wou Ki, signed in pencil. Title : "Carnet de voyage I". Without
Lithograph signed de  : Engulfed town
Engulfed town
1956 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed and dated in pencil. Published by La Hune, Paris Without
Lithograph signed de  : Without title II
Without title II
1982 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed in pencil. Published by Ed. Berggruen, Paris Without
Original etching de  : Without title I
Without title I
1974 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil. Published by Ed. Galerie de France, Paris Without
Original lithograph de  : Composition IV
Composition IV
1964 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Ed. Antars, Paris Without
Lithograph signed de  : Composition III
Composition III
1970 Original lithograph in 6 colors, signed in pencil. Published by Pierre Hautot, Paris. Without
Original etching de  : Without Title
Without Title
1974 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed and dated in pencil. Without
Original etching de  : Composition II
Composition II
1967 Original etching, aquaforte ans aquatint, signed and dated in pencil. Editions La Hune, Paris. Without
Etching de  : Jade terraces
Jade terraces
1962 Original etching signed in pencil, extracted from the book "Jade terraces". Without
Original lithograph de  : Composition I
Composition I
1968 Original lithograph in 4 colors, signed and dated in pencil. Gallery l'Angle Aigu Edition, Bruxelles. Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • Zao Wou-Ki , J. Leymarie et F. Cheng, Grand Palais, Paris, 1981
  • Zao Wou-Ki , J. Leymarie, Cercle dArt, Paris, 1986
  • Zao Wou-Ki , Claude Roy, Les grands peintres, Ed. Cercle d'Art, 1989
  • Estampes et livres illustrs , Cline Chicha, Ed. B.N.F., Paris, 1998
  • Zao Wou-Ki , Y. Bonnefoy & G. de Cortanze, La Diffrence, Paris, 1999
  • Zao Wou-Ki , Bernard Nol, Ed. Atelier des Brisants, 2001
  • Zao Wou-Ki, rtrospective , D. Abadie, Gal. du Jeu de Paume, Paris, 2003
  • Works, Writings, Interviews , P. Schneider et M. Ragon, Ed. Poligrafa, 2008
  • Zao Wou-Ki , Pierre Daix, Ed. Ides et Calendes, Neuchtel, 2013
  • Zao Wou-Ki , Dominique de Villepin, Ed. Flammarion, Paris, 2017
To read from the artist :
  • Autoportrait , Ed. Fayard, Paris, 1988
  • Couleurs et mots , entretiens, Cherche-Midi, Paris, 1999
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