No place of publication. No details of publisher. (circa 1968 -1976). Stock ID #163265
Vintage Chinese Cultural Revolution cloth flag in red and gold the typical colour combination used by Communist Party of China. It features a head and shoulders portrait of Mao with a Cultural Revolution slogan "The Working Class Must Exercise Leadership in Everything" printed below. Gold borders little rubbed with loss, text in Chinese, 20 x 28.9cm. Yao Wenyuan (1931 -2005) Chinese politician and a member of the Gang of Four wrote an article titled "Under the Leadership of the Working Class, Must Carry Out the Tasks of Struggle-Criticism-Transformation" in August 1968. It was personally reviewed by Mao Zedong who made a few changes both to the article and to its title, changing it to "The Working Class Must Exercise Leadership in Everything". The title subsequently became a frequently quoted slogan during Cultural Revolution. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163265).
Price: $135.00 AU