Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
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The leadership of Kuomintang, art deco style (1934)


Drawn by Hou Kao. Image: Le journal de Shanghai, July 1934.

Now, can one make a cartoon portrait of modern China's Politburo Standing Committee and not get arrested? I think not.

Tags: 1930s, 1934, cartoons, design, kuomintang, 国民党
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