All collections > Propaganda Art Collection


This poster depicting a chubby baby wearing a little apron and has a red spot painted on his forehead as protection against disease. He is making a wreath for a sika deer next to him. There is a golden basket holding ginsengs on the back of the deer. A Chinese word "福" on the basket which means lucky. There are cranes and a peach tree with a lot of peachs on the upper part of the poster which is presented as the traditional emblem of long life.

Author / Creator 王振羽
Format 1 poster : color ; 77 x 52 cm
Publisher 美术出版社
Year 1987
Language Chinese
HKBU Library collection Propaganda Art Collection
Work type Poster
Category Chinese Posters Post 1976
Subject(s) Culture and Education
Keyword(s) Children
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: 王振羽, "人參娃娃與梅花鹿", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 21/06/2024,

In the same collection... see more