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The old model at Quemoy

Title: The old model at Quemoy
Artist: Low, David
Created: 1958
Media: Cartoon
Source: The Manchester Guardian, 22 October 1958

Postwar cartoons of Chiang in the British and American press tended to peak around times of crisis in the Taiwan Strait. Low's depiction of Chiang, drawn in reference to the Second Taiwan Strait Crisis (1958), presents the Nationalist leader in a typically belligerent manner.

Further Reading:

British Cartoon Archive