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Poster

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1974 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printing

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

  • Museum number:

    E.694-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR28

Physical description

Scroll-format poster (large height, narrow width) depicting three scenes from the 9th, 10th and 12th centuries in Chinese history. Historical figures are shown in events opposing Confucianism. Light green border. Red on green Chinese characters at top; black on green Chinese characters down right margin.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

ca. 1974 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

printing

Dimensions

Height: 77.1 cm, Width: 26.6 cm

Descriptive line

Revolutionary scenes from Chinese history. Chinese Cultural Revolution poster. China, n.d.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Communism; History; Propaganda; Ideology; Politics

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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