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One Hundred Clowns

One Hundred Clowns
Designer unknown (佚名)
ca. 1967
One Hundred Clowns
Bai chou tu (百丑图)
Publisher: Red Guards Shanghai Revolutionary Committee to Defend Mao Zedong Thought (Red Defence Group) "East Wind" Editorial Group (紅卫兵上海市捍卫毛泽东思想革命委员会 (紅捍会)《东风》编辑部)
Size: 37,5x27 cm.
Call number: BG C32/476 (IISH collection)

Small poster, printed on two sides (the other side is BG C32/477).
Below Liu Shaoqi and Deng Xiaoping, 36 caricatures of prominent Party members, specialists, scholars and other functionaries who were under attack. On the top rows a.o. Peng Dehuai, Peng Zhen, Luo Ruiqing, Lu Dingyi, Yang Shangkun, He Long, Wang Guangmei and Lin Feng.
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See also:
Cultural Revolution Campaigns
Monsters and Demons

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