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Large Chinese Cultural Revolution papercut on red paper with paper backing. Papercut features a crowd of people cheering together for the establishment of Jiangsu Revolution Committee. Among them, two people are holding a banner showing the name of the committee, some soldiers in uniform are playing musical instruments, some are holding the little red book of Mao's quotations, a worker on left corner is holding a flag showing 囍 [Double Happiness] and a peasant is lifting a banner showing The Highest Order from Central Communist Party of China, which says "Never forget the class struggle". A head and shoulder's portrait of Mao Zedong the sun with its bold rays extending behind him and a road-rail bridge in the background completes the picture.
Excellent condition, blocks of text in Chinese, papercuts sheet measures 49.9 x 73.4cm. Text in right margin reads "Many Cheers on the Founding of the Revolution Committee of Jiangsu Province]./March 24th, 1968". The dates here shows the committee was established on March 24th, 1968.
Text in left margin reads, "China Military (China Daily) Editorial./Heaven-and-earth overturned bringing great changes. People are overjoyed./ March 25th, 1968." This phrase is quoted from a poem by Mao Zedong. The dates shows when the article was published in the newspaper. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 157438).
Price: $500.00 AU