A rare Chinese 1950s space science poster in colour, titled "Leaving the Earth", is the no. 8 poster in a poster set called 天文知識 [knowledge of astronomy]. This poster consists of five images sheet each captioned in traditional Chinese on each image as annotations. The images depict the rocket's launch, the rocket leaving the earth and heading to the moon, some astronauts exploring the moon and the rocket heading to other planets.
|Author / Creator||中華全國科学技術普及协會|
|Format||1 poster : color ; 53 x 77 cm.|
|HKBU Library collection||Propaganda Art Collection|
|Category||Chinese Cultural Revolution|
|Keyword(s)||Science and technology Scientists|
|Library record||View the record in HKBU library catalogue|
Cite this image as: 中華全國科学技術普及协會, "飞出地球去", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 06/06/2023, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/k27-033.