10 Years To The Visit of President Saadat [Hebrew text]
whole: The background of the sheet is white. A wide black band runs down the right edge. In the lower right corner is a
photograph. Above this are two lines of white figures with a detail in red. In the upper left corner there is another, larger photograph
which overlaps the black band on the right. Below this is a line of large red Hebrew text, followed by a smaller line of black text. At the
bottom of the page is another line of black and red text. A strip of red runs right across the bottom of the poster, interrupted by a
section of white containing black Hebrew text.
image: A three-quarter length black and white photograph of President Sadat with his arms outstretched with a red cross marked over it. The
second photograph shows the back of the President's head with a black line scratched across it.
text:[Hebrew+] '10 19.11.77' [+Hebrew] '21420' [+Hebrew] '108. 1187 Tartakover' [in Hebrew]
'32' stuck on reverse with sellotape- refers to reference list provided by the artist [see artist file]
In 1977 Egypt's President Sadat controversially visited Israel for peace talks with Israeli Prime Minister Menachim
Begin, being the first Arab leader to do so. In 1979 a peace agreement was signed between Egypt and Israel. Two years later the President