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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date31 Dec 1993
FormatArtwork
Size51 x 38cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptHong Kong
Person DepictedMao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Buddha
NotesThe world's tallest outdoor bronze Buddha was unveiled yesterday [29/12/93] and dedicated on Hong Kong's Lantau Island. (Jonathon Mirsky, The Times) The cult of Mao is alive and well as millions of Chinese celebrate the 100th anniversary of the revolutionary's birth. (Chronicle of the Year 1993)
SubjectsReligions and cults
Buddhism
mountaintops
Hong Kong
giant
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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