Chen Juxian (陈菊仙)

Chen JuxianChen Juxian (1929, Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province) graduated from the Central Art Academy in 1952, and was transferred to the New Year pictures section of the Shanghai People's Fine Art Publishing House. In the 1960s, she created many propaganda posters.

Ms. Chen is now known primarily for her New Year pictures, and illustrations for children. Her "All Strive to Become Little Lei Fengs", in which she cooperated with Ms. Wu Xingqing, won the third prize at the 3rd National New Year Picture Exhibition.

Scott Minick and Jiao Ping, Chinese Graphic Design in the Twentieth Century (London: Thames and Hudson Ltd., 1990)

Michael Sullivan, Modern Chinese Artists - A Biographical Dictionary (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2006)

Zhongguo meishuguan (ed.), 中国美术年鉴 1949-1989 (Guilin: Guangxi meishu chubanshe, 1993)

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