Crouching like a tiger and coiled like a dragon, the city outshines its ancient glories
Artist: Jiangsu Province Revolutionary School of Literature and Art
Publisher: Jiangsu Province Revolutionary Committee Publishing and Distribution Bureau
Size (mm): 535x765
Condition: excellent, light staining to right-hand margin
The poster title is a line from a poem written by Mao Zedong in 1949, 'The People's Liberation Army captures Nanjing', written to mark the event of the capture of the capital city from the Kuomintang government. In the background is the Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge, completed in 1968.