Xin Zhongguo de ertong (Children of New China)
|Title:||Xin Zhongguo de ertong (Children of New China)|
|Media:||nianhua (New Year print); ink on paper|
|Source:||Dazhong Meishu Chubanshe|
No artist is credited in what appears to be a Korean War-era New Year print. Children representing the various arms of the Chinese military, as well as peasants and workers, join forces in driving Chiang Kai-shek and a Macarthuresque American into the sea beyond Taiwan. Note the colour of Chiang's skin, the almost skeletal qualities of his facial features, the inclusion of a plaster on his temple, and his twisted dagger.
Courtesy of the Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Centre