Chubby baby New Year posters are one of our most favorite subjects in collecting Chinese Propaganda art and we believe it should be its own category because it is a mixture of the traditional form of art and the contemporary messages. It is not political in many levels and represents truly what people feel - peace, longevity, happiness, wealth and health, a long-standing tradition of Chinese culture and customs. It often depicts happy and chubby children who are radiating with smiles. Who would not like them?

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1930 era Shanghai Posters (reproductions)

Cultural Revolution Wood block prints

All other Chinese Propaganda Posters

Chubby Baby New Year Posters

Color Ceramic Figurines & Bronze statues

Porcelain ware & Ceramic Items

Red Books, Mao's Thoughts, Note books, etc

watches, clocks, articles of clothing, vinyl records, ink pads, and other memorabilia

Mao buttons and pins

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Descriptions and Background of the Item
C2755
“Happiness”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Zhang Bao Xiang. Liao Ning Art publishing house, March 1983. 300,000 print run. 0. 16 Chinese cents at the time.
C2754
“Happiness and Longevity”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Zhang Bao Xiang. Liao Ning Art publishing house, June 1988. 361,130 print run. 0. 36 Chinese cents at the time.
C2753
“Double Fish Celebrates fortune and luck”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Zhang Shu Ming. Liao Ning Art publishing house, June 1988. 361,130 print run. 0. 36 Chinese cents at the time.
C2752
“All Four Seasons are abundant”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Ding Hong Fei. Ji Lin Art publishing house, June 1987. 328000 print run. 0. 46 Chinese cents at the time.
C2751
“Prosperity Baby Boy brings wealth to your home”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Peng Gong Lin. Heilongjiang Art publishing house, July 1989. 69,400 print run. 0. 48 Chinese cents at the time.
C2750
“Prosperity, Longevity and Happiness are more than abundant”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows the famous longevity man with a boy and a girl. Created by Liu Jie. Heilongjiang Art publishing house, June ...click for details
C2749
“Five kinds of happiness are coming into your home”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows five chubby baby boys and girls celebrating new year. Created by An Jie. Ji Lin Art publishing house, June 1987. 99, ...click for details
C2748
“Every year is prosperous and large sum of wealth is coming in”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Peng Gong Lin and Peng Hong. Liao Ling publishing house, July 1992. 46,700 print run. 0.64 Chinese cents at the ...click for details
C2747
“Prosperous and Everything to your satisfaction”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Zhou Gui Yu, Heilongjiang Art publishing house, July 1989. 44,550 print run. 0.48 Chinese cents at the time.
C2746
“Wealth is abundant, and happiness is coming”. Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Fan Wen Shu. Heilongjiang Art publishing house, July 1989. 143,800 print run.
C2745
"Every day is propererous and every day brings in wealth." Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Wang Zhenyu and Yan Fang. Tianjin Yangliuqing Art publishing house, June 1994, first edition.
C2609
This post Cultural Revolution poster shows a chubby young boy holding a lantern decorated with fish, symbol of wealth, lotus flower, symbol of peace and serenity, and a technology symbol. It shows the Chinese communist government’s desire to improve the life of the Chinese people and achieve advancement in technology. 30” x 21”
C2586
"Happiness and Double Happiness are abundant and every day has more treasures coming in". Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. Created by Wang Zhenyu and Yan Fang. Tianjin Yangliuqing Art publishing house, June 1 ...click for details
C2585
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows a chubby baby holding a Chinese brand camera, riding a “double happiness” fish. a contemporary clothing holding a bucket of fruits. riding on fish while holding symbol ...click for details
C2584
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows a chubby boy in a contemporary clothing holding a bucket of fruits. riding on fish while holding symbol of money. Created by Wang Zhenyu and Yan Fan. Published by Tianji ...click for details
C2583
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows a chubby boy riding on fish while holding symbol of money. Created by Wang Zhenyu, published by Heilongjiang Art Publishing house, February 1988, 0.39 yuan, print run ...click for details
C2580
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster uses the word “abundant”, which sounds the same as “fish”, to express the popular saying of “Happiness is abundant” while show a chubby boy riding on fish. Created by Peng H ...click for details
C2579
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows the chubby boy holding the sign of “Congratulations on the coming wealth”. Titled “Become very wealthy and have best fortune”, this poster was created by Zhang Ji Yuan, ...click for details
C2578
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster, titled “Happiness and Celebration are abundant”, shows the chubby girl riding a carp, symbol of prosperity and abundance. Created by Zhang Minjie. HeBei Art Publishing House, ...click for details
C2577
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows the chubby boy riding a carp, symbol of prosperity and abundance, and the chubby girl holding the sign of “Happiness”. Created by Tong Jinqui, Jinlin People’s Publishing ...click for details
C2576
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows two chubby babies, one girl and one boy, one holding a carp and another holding a ruyi stick, means everything to your satisfaction. On the right, it says “Prosperous F ...click for details
C2575
Chinese chubby baby posters were a must have for New Years. Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster shows a chubby baby ridding a carp and holding a sign “More prosperity every year”. Created by Fu Shun and Wang Zhen Yu, published by Tianjin Yang Liu Qing art publishing hous ...click for details
C2503
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster depicts two chubby babies, the girl is riding on a phoenix and the boy is riding on a dragon while holding a trophy. Titled “Dragon is flying and the Phoenix is dancing”, this poster was created by Chen Zhen Xin, published by People’s A ...click for details
C2502
In China, the Door God is said to be able to protect a family if his portrait is pasted on the gate or door to the family's home. It's believed that the earliest images of the Door God were of brave brothers, Shen Tu and Yu Lei, who were capable of subduing spirits and exorcising ghosts. From the beginning of the Tang Dynasty, images of certain famous military officers in Chinese history or in Chinese literary works appeared on doors. Tang Dynasty generals Qin Qiong and Wei Chigong beca ...click for details
C2498
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “Golden Dragon dances with Spring babies”. Created by Zhang Gui Ying, published by Liaoning Art Publishing House, printed by Dan Dong Printing Company, and distributed by Liao Ning Xinhua Bookstore in June 1987. Price of it w ...click for details
C2491
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “All Nine Things are peaceful and with good fortune”. Created by Guo Qi Ming, published by Tianjin YangLiu Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin Printing Company, and distributed by Tianjin Xinhua Bookstore in June 1991. Pr ...click for details
C2489
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “Prosperity is Abundant”. Created by Yie Yu Hui and Yi Xin, published by Tianjin YangLiu Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin Printing Company, and distributed by Tianjin Xinhua Bookstore in June 1991. Price of it was 58 c ...click for details
C2488
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “As you Wish”. Created by Li Zhi Fu, published by Tianjin YangLiu Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin Printing Company, and distributed by Tianjin Bookstore in January 1991. Price of it at the time was 58 cents. Size: 30 ...click for details
C2487
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “Golden Jade and Yearly Prosperity”. Created by Zhao Nan Sheng, published by Tianjin YangLiu Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin Printing Company, and distributed by Tianjin Bookstore in June 1991. Minor tore on the edges ...click for details
C2486
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “People enjoy longevity and The year enjoys a nice harvest”. Created by Yie Yu Hui and Yi Xin, published by Tianjin YangLiu Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin Printing Company, and distributed by Tianjin Bookstore in Jun ...click for details
C2485
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “Happiness is abundant”. Created by Yie Yu Hui and Yi Xin, published by Tianjin YangLiu Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin Printing Company, and distributed by Tianjin Bookstore in June 1991. Price of it was 58 cents. Si ...click for details
C2484
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled “The tens of thousands of miles of Great Wall is as beautiful as a picture. Created by Liang Jian Ju, published by HeBei Art Publishing House, printed by HeBei Xinhua No 2. Printing Company, and distributed by HeBei XinHua Bo ...click for details
C2482
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is a 1984 Calendar. Published by People’s Art Publishing House, printed by Beijng People’s Printing Company, and distributed by Beijing XinHua Bookstore in June 1983. Price of it was 32 cents. Size: 30” by 21”.
C2481
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "For the Country” and used to praise the Chinese athletes. Created by Dan Xi Her, published by TianJin Yang Liu Art Publishing House, printed by Beijng Rubber # 2 Printing Company, and distributed by TianJin XinHua Books ...click for details
C2480
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Congratulations on the New Double Happiness” and is used for the celebration of marriage. Created by Chen Ying and Zhen Ming, published by TianJin Yang Liu Art Publishing House, printed by ShangDong Printing Company, an ...click for details
C2478
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Harvesting Picture”. Created by Wang Li Zhao, published by People’s Art Publishing House, printed by Beijing Rubber No 2 Printing Company, and distributed by Beijing Xinhua Bookstore in February 1983. Price of it was 20 ...click for details
C2477
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Everything Changes in the Spring”. Created by Liu Zhong Fu, published by People’s Art Publishing House, printed by TianJin People’s Printing Company, and distributed by Beijing Xinhua Bookstore in June 1983. Price of it ...click for details
C2476
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "So many chickens and such large eggs”. Created by Ding Zhong Zhe, published by People’s Athletic Publishing House, printed by Beijing Rubber No 2 Factory, and distributed by Beijing Xinhua Bookstore in August 1983. Pric ...click for details
C2475
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Playing with Water”. Created by Shi Piao, published by People’s Athletic Publishing House, printed by Beijing Rubber No 2 Factory, and distributed by Beijing Xinhua Bookstore in August 1983. Price of it was 20 cents. Si ...click for details
C2474
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Golden Dragon playing with Spring Children”. Created by Zhu Xi Huang, published by People’s Athletic Publishing House, printed by Beijing Rubber No 2 Factory, and distributed by Beijing Xinhua Bookstore in August 1983. ...click for details
C2473
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Bringing Red Flowes to Beijing”. Created by Liu Zhong Lin, published by LiaoLing Art Publishing House and distributed by LiaoLing XinHua Bookstore in July 1987. Price of it was 20 cents. Edges are worn as depicted by the ...click for details
C2472
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Riding the Dragon Boat”. Created by Zhu Xi Huang, published by People’s Athletic Publishing House, printed by Beijing Rubber No. 2 Printing Company, and distributed by Beijing XinHua Bookstore in August 1983. Price of it ...click for details
C2471
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. The poster is titled "Golden phoenix is flying into everyone’s home”. Created by Zhen Jian Shi, published by He Bei Art publishing House, printed by HeBei XinHua No. 2 Printing Company, and distributed by HeBei XinHua Bookstore in August 1983 ...click for details
C2470
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster depicts three kids dressed up in Peking Opera outfit, playing a scene from a play called “Lu Hua Dang”. The poster is titled "Children’s play”. Created by Yao You Zhang, published by TianJin People’s Art publishing House, printed ...click for details
C2469
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster has several motifs symbolizing the above ideals such as the birds and the ruyi stick. The poster is titled "Good Fortune and Longevity all around, Prosperity and Happiness ”, created by An Jie, published by People’s Art Publishing ...click for details .
C2468
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster consists of a little boy playing with a rooster and butterfly. The poster is titled "A picture of Luck and Happiness”, created by Guo Jian Guo, published by ShangDong Art Publishing House, printed by ShangDong XiHua Printing Company, and distributed by ShangDong XinHua Bookstore bookstore in January 1984. Size: 30” by 21”.
C2467
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster consists of one chubby baby riding on a phoenix, holding a vase full of harvesting goods. The poster is titled "Colorful Phoenix Opening its Wings”, created by Wang Fan Tang, published by ShangDong Art Publishing House, printed by ...click for details
C2451
This Chinese New Year poster was created by Tian Jin Yang Liu Youth group, and is unusual due to its coloring technique. Traditional design was used in this painting with a chubby baby holding a peach, symbol of longevity, and Ruyi stick, symbol of “As you Wish”. Size: 15” by 21”.
C2435
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster consists of two chubby babies each holding a sign, one says “Happiness”, and the other says “Prosperity”, other motifs employed included flowers and peaches, and other good luck symbols. The poster is titled "Happiness and Prosper ...click for details
C2434
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster consists of one chubby baby holding a fish which is the symbol of abundance, and standing on a “treasure bowl”, symbol of wealth and prosperity. The poster is properly titled "Luck and Happiness are abundant”, created by Sun Gong ...click for details
C2433
Titled "Happy Baby Celebrate New Year", this "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year poster shows a chubby baby holding a fish which symbols abundance for the coming year. Created by Liu Pie Heng, published by Beijing Art and Photography Publishing house, printed by Beijing Longhua JiaoYin Printing Company, and distributed by Xinhua Beijing Bookstore in November 1991, this poster was priced at 60 cents at the time. Size: 30" by 21". For additional information Chinese New Ye ...click for details
C2432
Titled "Little Judge", this "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year poster, mix the traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity with the modern theme of building a strong country full of world-class athletes. Created by Chen Dong Xiu, published by People's Athletic Publishing House, printed by Beijing JiaoYin Printing Company, and distributed by Beijing Xinhua bookstore, this poster was published in August 1984, and priced at 16 cents. Size: 30" by 21" ...click for details
C2430
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters exudes happiness and strength, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster consists of dragon and phoenix and two chubby babies, which is the symbol of strength and happiness. The poster is properly titled "Dance with Dragon and Phoenix". Size: 30" by 21". Created by Chen ZhenXin, and publ ...click for details
C2429
Called "Nian Hua", or Chinese New Year posters, these Chinese chubby baby posters excudes happiness and strengh, coupled with good luck words, symbols and motifs, it express a traditional ideals of prosperity, happiness, longevity, and unity. This poster consists of fish and a chubby baby, which is the symbol of abundance for the next year. The poster is properly titled "Abundance for the year in and year out, and treasures are full in the house". size: 30" by 21". ...click for details
C2339
This Chinese chubby poster features a chubby kid holding a peach, a symbol of “Longevity”. Titled "Happiness is coming to the door", this poster features rich lucky motifs such as the fish and yuan yiang bird, symbol of love. This poster was published by People’s Fine Art Publishing House, printed by Beijing No. 2 publishing company, and published by Beijing Xinhua bookstore. This was printed in June 1982. 1.5 million copies were produced at the time. The price of the poster at the tim ...click for details
C2337
This chubby kid poster features two young chubby kids riding the lion, as part of the lion dance ritual during Chinese New Year. Size: 30" by 21". Published in HeBei Fine Art Publishing House in October 1983, it was printed by HeBei XiHua #2 Printing Company, and distributed by HeBei XiHua Bookstore. The price of the poster at the time was 16 Chinese cents. This type of poster was distributed during Chinese New Year.

C2174

Chinese Chubby Kid Poster

This Chinese propaganda poster features a chubby healthy Chinese kid playing a toy and putting pieces together. Titled "Step by Step", this non political themed poster was a reflection of changes in Chinese political atmosphere shortly after Chinese Cultural Revolution. Post Cultural Revolution, school education system was re-established, and kids are returning to school. There was an re-emphasis in school education and one child policy. The chubby kid image was one that advocated by the Chinese ...click for details

C2158

Chinese New Year Propaganda Poster

This poster was often seen in the late 70s and early 80s in rural parts of China during each Chinese New Year. Many motifs were employed in this rather complex and vibrant painting. The chubby kid is seen holding a rooster, a motif used in Chinese paintings to “Bring wealth” to the household. A quite popular image back in the 70th and 80th, it has lost some of its charm in today’s age, some say it has to do with the obesity problem among Chinese children experience today and the changing taste ...click for details
C2156

Chinese New Year Propoganda Poster

This poster was often seen in the late 70s and early 80s in rural sides of China during each Chinese New Year. Many motifs were employed in this rather complex and vibrant painting. Ruyi, Peach, Fish and the fruit of “Buddha’s Hand”, are all symbols of Longevity. The chubby kid holding a peach while wearing a necklace that said “Live to be one hundred years” symbolizes longevity and was a quite popular image back then. Now with the obesity problem among Chinese children, this image has lost it ...click for details


 
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