An image of a Mao statue is depicted from below, Mao's right arm is raised in a characteristic gesture of salutation.
Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom by Anselm Kiefer, 2000
© Anselm Kiefer
- Mixed media
- 380 x 280 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- Acquired in:
- Anthony d'Offay Gallery
The large, single figure dominates the composition but is partially obscured by dried roses and dense thickets of dead stems attached to the surface of the painting.