Tianjin. 天津人民美术出版社. [Tianjin ren min mei shu chu ban she]. 1974. Stock ID #158442
Coloured Chinese propaganda poster promoting the "Up to the mountain, down to the countryside" campaign during the Cultural Revolution. It depicts a group of Chinese minorities and people from the cities gathering together to celebrate the Chinese New Year. This message is also written in Chinese text on the poster. There is a red silk banner on the right side the wall and it reads "down to the countryside to join the revolution". One of the Chun Lian (New Year couplets) held by an ethnic minority man reads "the kindness of Chairman Mao is deeper than the sea". In the bottom middle, there is a propaganda poem to encourage young people to go and live in the remote areas of China. Very good copy. Text in Chinese lower margin. Sheet measures 53 x 76.9cm. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 158442).