New Year (Spring Festival)

New Year Graphics from Yangliuqing

Five kids playing with lotus seedpods

Water Margin

Legend of the White Snake

During the Spring Festival (Chinese New Year), it is traditional to decorate the homes with many New Year Graphics; the best of which are from Yangliuqing. Yanliuqing paintings were first produced between 1573 and 1620.

朱仙镇木板年画 对脸门神 马上鞭

New Year graphics at Shanghai Museum


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