Beijing, China: New Year Paintings at Ditan (Temple of Earth) Park Temple Fair.
New Year paintings (“nianhua”) are a traditional form of decoration for the New Year. The chubby babies represent good health, good fortune and the like.
Featured in The World, 23/1/2012.
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