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Series 4: Moving images
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: MV01-MV04 Hongyi He interview conducted by Nora Yeh at the Library of Congress Recording Laboratory, February 24, 2006
Consists of three sections: 1. History of Chinese papercuts; 2. Characteristics (technique, materials, usages) of Chinese papercuts; 3. Hongyi He’s work and life story. The entire interview is in Chinese with English translations by Nora Yeh in each section. Approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Series 5: Papercuts
BOX-FOLDER 1/12 Papercuts (AFC 2006/008: AR01-AR45)
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR01 - AR 03
3 3.5 x 5 in. papercuts
White rabbit papercuts.
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR04 - AR 06
3 3 x 3.5 in. papercuts
Dog papercuts in red, yellow, and black.
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR07 - AR 08
2 4 x 3.5 in. papercuts
Dog papercuts in red and green.
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR09 - AR 10
2 3.5 x 4 in.; 1 4 x 4.5 in. papercuts
A girl and a boy.
Item ID: AFC 2006/008: AR11
1 7 x 7 in. papercut
A circular green butterfly papercut used in the demonstration.
Item ID: AFC 2006/008: AR12
1 8.5 x 8.5 in. papercut
A red baby papercut.
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR13 - AR27
15 2.25 x 2.5 in. papercuts
Papercuts of black bear in a white background.
BOX-FOLDER 1/13 Papercuts and prints of papercuts mostly by Hongyi-He
Some of the papercuts and prints are unidentified.
BOX-FOLDER 2/1 Item ID: AFC 2006/008: AR28
1 11 x 16 in. papercut
Hongyi He's papercut used for a Library of Congress poster.
Item ID: AFC 2006/008: AR29
1 20 x 21 in. papercut
Light purple flower papercut that was used for demonstration in the lecture.
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR30 - AR31
2 12 x 16 in. papercuts
Tibetan and Miao women head decoration papercuts, red and blue respectively.
BOX-FOLDER 2/2 Chinese zodiac animal papercuts
Includes five zodiac animals.
Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR32 - AR36
5 17.5 x 17.5 in. papercuts
Papercuts of an ox, a tiger, a rabbit, a rat, and a snake. Each animal is made in red paper and located in the middle of each paper cut. The edges of each papercut have various decorations in dark blue.
BOX-FOLDER 2/3 Item IDs: AFC 2006/008: AR37 - AR43
Papercuts of a dragon, a horse, a goat, a monkey, a dog, a rooster and a pig.
BOX 3 Item ID: AFC 2006/008: AR44
1 11 x 14 in. papercut
Framed and autographed papercut of a dragon in red paper, by Hongyi He.
BOX 4 Item ID: AFC 2006/008: AR45
1 11 x 14 in. papercut
Framed and autographed papercut of a phoenix in red paper, by Hongyi He.

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