We ascended Tian'anmen

Women dengshangle Tian'anmen
We ascended Tian'anmen
1989, June
Jilin meishu chubanshe (吉林美术出版社)
76x53.5 cm.

Tourists on the balcony of Tian'anmen Gate, having fun and taking pictures. The young man's camera is a Japanese Fuji, on the woman's shoulder bag is the slogan "study hard", in English. They may be Japanese or 'overseas Chinese'. This poster was published in the month the peaceful People's Movement on Tian'anmen Square was crushed by the authorities, at the cost of perhaps 2,600 lives.

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