Childhood

Tongnian
童年
Childhood
1973, January
Renmin meishu chubanshe (人民美术出版社)
53x38 cm.
BG D25/142

The school outing visits the Rent Collection Courtyard, a famous Cultural Revolution sculptural assemblage depicting the old society.

More on this group of spectacular statues and its origin can be found in Denise Y. Ho & Jie Li, "From Landlord Manor to Red Memorabilia: Reincarnations of a Chinese Museum Town", Modern China (2015), 1-35.

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