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Contextual Influences on Content

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Chairman Mao En Route to Anyuan. Digital image. Teachartwiki. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Nov. 2015.

The context of Chairman Mao en Route to Anyuan influenced its content in which of the following ways?

A

To help regain control of China, Mao is painted as a savior of his people.

B

To gain the respect of an influx of immigrants, Mao is depicted in a manner that is accepting of various religious affiliations.

C

The artwork was propaganda for the newly Communist China.

D

The artwork contains a low horizon line and vast background to enable the figure of Mao to dominate the composition.