Chinese poster
Lot 1030
EARLY CHINESE SPACE POSTER. [In Chinese:] I am a Planet in the Solar System. [China: 1958.]
Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium
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Lot Details
EARLY CHINESE SPACE POSTER.
[In Chinese:] I am a Planet in the Solar System. [China: 1958.] Color offset lithographed poster, 29½ x 41 inches.

Poster for the Chinese-dubbed version of a Soviet sci-fi movie. Stills down one side show a Vostok-esque rocket, scientists and work, and a small astro-monkey. There is a "planet"/"primate" pun in the Chinese pronunciation.
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