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New women

Set of eight papercuts
Designer unknown (佚名)
Mid 1970s
New women. Chinese Folk Paper-cuts
Xin shidai funü (新时代婦女)
Publisher unknown
Call number: PC-PC005 (Private collection)
Colored paper, scanned against a white background.

The set was produced by a workshop in Leqing (Zhejiang), using the knife-cut technique.


Iris Wachs, Magical Shapes. Twentieth Century Chinese Papercuts (Tel Aviv: Eretz Israel Museum, 2004)

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See also:
Iron Women and Foxy Ladies