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Leaving the earth

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.
Publisher 中華全國科学技術普及协會
Year 1956
Language Chinese
HKBU Library collection Propaganda Art Collection
Work type Poster
Subject(s) Science
Keyword(s) Science and technology Scientists
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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 22/05/2024,

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