Zhang Dali is widely known as one of the first graffiti artists in Beijing. He used three distinctive tags: an outline of his bald head, representing himself as well as an abstract person, ”AK-47" as a tag to express violence, and "18K" to symbolize wealth. He continues to be an influential figure in Chinese socio-political art movements today.
This work is in excellent condition overall. The upper edge of the paper is irregular and a very small tear is visible along the top edge, 24 cm from the right edge, inherent to the artist's working method. A small accretion is noticeable near the lower right corner of the work inherent to the medium. Framed under Plexiglas.
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