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New miner

Coloured Chinese Cultural Revolution poster featuring a young female miner. The smiling young woman gazes happily at the viewer while she ties up the cord of her helmet. In the background trains loaded with coal and other miners can be seen. Chop, artist’s inscription lower left section in Chinese calligraphy.

Author / Creator 杨之光
Format 1 poster : color illustrations ; 53 x 39 cm
Publisher 北京人民美术出版社
Year 1972
Language Chinese
HKBU Library collection Propaganda Art Collection
Work type Poster
Category Chinese Cultural Revolution
Subject(s) Economics
Keyword(s) Mining Women Workers
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Cite this image as: 杨之光, "矿山新兵", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 28/05/2024,

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