Poster 1

The Cultural Revolution in Images: Caricature Posters from Guangzhou, 1966–1977

Poster 1

“Cartoon exhibited to criticize Tao Zhu" ("Pi Tao manhua zhanchu" 批陶漫画展出). Tao Zhu 陶铸, the director of the Central Propaganda Department, was one of the favorite victims of the Red Guards. By the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts Red Flag Cartoon Soldiers. December 30, 1966. Watercolor on paper, 55 x 40 cm. Source: All posters in this photo essay are held in the University Library of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK).