Wei Zhigang - Celebrate a festival with jubilation
Designer: Wei Zhigang (魏志刚)
Celebrate a festival with jubilation
Huandu jiajie (欢度佳节)
Publisher: Tianjin renmin meishu chubanshe (天津人民美术出版社)
Size: 105x57 cm.
Call number: BG E13/363 (Landsberger collection)
An imaginary scene of a pleasant gathering of Mao, Zhou Enlai, Zhu De and Liu Shaoqi. Relations between the top leaders of the Party had not always been as relaxed and cordial as posters such as this one suggest. But the point of the image is: Liu Shaoqi has been rehabilitated.