Metal, paper, mylar
Diameter: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Circular white pin-back button with black line drawing, a caricature of Chinese Communist Party Chairman, Mao Tse Tung (1893-1976). This button, with drawing by David Levine (1926-2009) was issued by the New York Review of Books. Such drawings, on buttons, calendars, T-shirts, etc. are used as gifts to subscribers and sold in the Review’s store.
Gift of Irwin Silver
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.