Mai 68, 'CRS SS', Offset/Lithograph, 1968

'CRS SS', Offset/Lithograph, 1968


Translation: CRS SS (Third week of May)

A poster drawing a comparison between the French riot police (Compagnies Républicaines de Securité) and the German Nazi party's SS (Schutzstaffel). Produced in the third week of May in response to the violent police repression experienced in the streets.

Paper Size 55.1 x 43 cm
References 'Beauty is in the Street: A Visual Record of the May '68 Paris Uprising', Ed. Kugelberg & Vermes, pp. 63 & 193 (cat. no. 68)
'500 Affiches de Mai 68', Gasquet, p. 47

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