Place Asia: Vietnam
Accession Number ARTV07368
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 76 x 55.9 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description photoscreenprint on paper
Maker Martin, Mandy
Martin, Mandy
Martin, Mandy
Date made 1975
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


Depicts several Vietnamese woman, one with a child on her back, carrying an M16 machine guns, walking through a rice paddy field. The pagoda in the background has been replaced by a giant Coca-Cola bottle, symbolic of American war imperialism. The accompanying text on the poster states that the 'drive of the US is to replace traditional status values'.