|Stamp Title:||Liangping New Year Wood Print|
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|Date of Issue:||2012-03-14|
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|Liangping New Year Wood Print, which originated from Liangping country of Chongqing City is one of the three traditional fine arts- bamboo screens, New Year wood prints and lantern show. |
The subjects mainly fall into three categories: the God of the Gate, folk tales, and traditional opera. By adopting relief water printing technique and romantic artistic engraving skills, the pictures exhibit a simple and bold style and a well-rounded composition, artistic expression of exaggerated and deformed human figures and feature intense artistic contrast between the colors. With its distinctive local feature, the Liangping New Year Wood Print is represented as one of Chongqing traditional folk arts.
China National Philatelic Corporation will issue a set of 3 FDCs and a commemorative cancellation respectively.