Cartoon Print 5

CCAC #: 0478
Artwork title: Cartoon Print 5
Artist(s): Mickey Patel
Year made: 1988
Artwork type: Paper
Medium: Woodcut
Dimensions (mm): 45.5 x 58.5
Edition: 7/100
Artwork series: Posters for the Free Mandela Campaign
Source: Unrecorded
Installation type: Movable artwork
Location area: In storage
Signage:

Two figures are seen sweeping, the one political terminology and the other swastikas. The act of sweeping something clean suggests a possibility of an end to oppressive regimes, divisive propaganda and rhetoric. Interchanging colours indicate a nonlinear approach to freedom in different national contexts.


CCAC 430288

Photographer: Staff
Photo copyright: CCT

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