PHOTOGRAPHS OF LIFE IN THE SOVIET UNION IN THE 1950S. During the Period of the Sino-Soviet Friendship Pact. N.p., n.d. (1950s). Comprises 24 b/w press photographs measuring 24x17/17x24 cm and 19 b/w press photographs measuring 23x17/17x23 cm. Accompanying glued-on descriptive title slips. Various cm. Loose.
A total of 43 black-and-white press photographs showing life in the Soviet Union in the 1950s during the period of the Sino-Soviet Friendship Pact. The photographs come from two sets and are incomplete but we have never previously handled official Chinese propaganda from this period relating to life in the Soviet Union. Shows industrial and mining scenes, cultural and daily life. All the photographs have attached descriptive paper slips. All text in Chinese. Very rare material. Creasing and tears to the paper slips. The photographs in generally good condition.
Subjects: Propaganda Photography
Item 508 in List 203.
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