Cover illustration: Anon, Shanghai Fengjing 上海風景 (Shanghai Landscape), in Shidai manhua 時代漫畫 (“Modern Sketch”) no. 1 (15 April 1934) [p. 23]. Modern Sketch (Shidai manhua); Colgate University Libraries Digital Collections, with permission.
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Bevan, Paul, Ph. D., author.
A modern miscellany : Shanghai cartoon artists, Shao Xunmei’s circle and the travels of Jack Chen, 1926–1938 / By Paul Bevan.
pages cm. — (Ideas, History, and Modern China ; volume 12)
Outgrowth of the author’s thesis (Ph. D.—University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies, 2012) under title: Manhua artists in Shanghai 1926–1938 : from art-for-art’s-sake to wartime propaganda.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 978-90-04-30793-3 (hardback : alk. paper) — ISBN 978-90-04-30794-0 (e-book)
1. Caricatures and cartoons—China—Shanghai—History—20th century. 2. Art and society—China—Shanghai—History—20th century. 3. Art—Political aspects—China—Shanghai—History—20th century. 4. Shao, Xunmei, 1906–1968—Friends and associates. 5. Chen, Jack, 1908–1995. I. Title.
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ISBN 978-90-04-36284-0 (paperback, 2018)
ISBN 978-90-04-30793-3 (hardback, 2016)
ISBN 978-90-04-30794-0 (e-book, 2016)
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