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Title: Selling happiness : calendar posters and visual culture in early twentieth-century Shanghai 
Author: Laing, Ellen Johnston
Date: c2004
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press
Description: Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-296) and index. Chinese popular prints in late nineteenth and early twentieth-century Shanghai -- Production and marketing of advertisement calendar posters in China -- Early calendar posters and Zhang Zhiying -- Shanghai beauties and fresh starts in the second decade of the twentieth century : Zhou Muqiao -- New techniques and themes : Zheng Mantuo and Xu Yongqing -- Newspaper advertisements, advertisement calendar posters and Chinese paintings : Xie Zhiguang -- Artists at British American Tobacco : Liang Dingming, Hu Boxiang, Ni Gengye, and Zhang Guangyu -- The Zhiying Studio : Hang Zhiying, Jin Xuechen, and Li Mubai -- Calendar poster artists under the People's Republic of China, 1949-1980. Table of contents also available via World Wide Web x, 305 p. ill. (some col.) 27 cm
ISBN:0824827643 (alk. paper)
Keywords: Advertising -- China -- Shanghai, Posters, Chinese -- China -- Shanghai, Calendars -- China -- Shanghai, Commercial art -- China -- Shanghai -- History

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