Item CPC/1/E/82 - The Founding of the Nation

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The Founding of the Nation


  • May 1956 (Creation)

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The celebrated painted Dong Xiwen was entrusted with capturing the birth of the country in this 1956 poster version of his 1953 painting. It had to be changed several times over the years, however, as individuals originally pictures fell out of favour.
Price: 0.13 Yuan
Serial number: T8027.590;
Edition: 1953年10月第一版1956年5月第七次印刷 (第二版)420,501-470,500

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Access is subject to signing the Regulations for Access form, unless the records are restricted under the Data Protection Act 2018 or under exemptions in the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

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  • Chinese

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780mm x 542mm

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