'TO RAISE THE WATER LEVEL IN A FISHPOND'
chromogenic print, framed, signed, titled, dated, editioned 'PP,' and annotated 'Beijing' in Chinese in ink on a label on the reverse, 1997, printer's proof in addition to the edition of 15
27 by 40¼ in. (68.6 by 102.3 cm.)
While this chromogenic print has not been examined out of its frame, it appears to be in generally excellent condition. It has a slightly blue/green tonality overall, apparently a feature of the negative.
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Acquired from the photographer