Cats and Dogs
Silkscreen on silk
35.43 x 35.43 in (90.0 x 90.0 cm)
From a limited edition of 2,500
Acquired directly from the publisher. Original invoice documentation can be provided (upon request).
As new' condition. Sold unframed (the framed image displayed is for illustrative purposes only), in original publisher packaging.
NOTES: An homage to the traditional Chinese art of ‘papercutting', a handcraft going back over 2,000 years. An oft-used process in China in story-telling during festivities, for prayers and as everyday decorations.
A 'classic Ai WeiWei' piece, with a number of subtle nods to his wider practice (Coca-Cola vases, the colour red, the homage to Chinese heritage being perhaps the most pertinent).