The Great World in Shanghai

Shanghai Da Shijie
The Great World in Shanghai (上海大世界)
1962, November
Shanghai renmin meishu chubanshe (上海人民美术出版社)
54x78 cm.

The Great World Entertainment Center in Shanghai by night. Compared to the 1957 poster, the entertainment has been modernized. A film is being shown, and there are some fairground attractions, such as a punchball, a shooting gallery and a carnival mirror.
Designer Zhang Yuqing again delighted in the details. Each face in the crowd is different and individual.

Faces in the crowd

Woman and child in front of a carnival mirror

Faces in the crowd

Punchball and shooting gallery

This is a print from the second edition (November 1962).

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