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"Let’s unmask the role of the social-fascist predators who are agents of capitalism disguising their preparations for new wars and interventions!"
The men unmasking the group behind the yellow curtain are members of the Rot Front (Red Front) a German paramilitary organization associated with the Communist Party. Although the Rot Front was technically a non-partisan organization its ranks were filled with communist sympathizers.
The flag just above the uniformed men reads ‘Red Front’ while the yellow curtain reads "2nd Communist International, Peace". Behind the curtain are a capitalist (wearing a top hat) and two members of the Social Democratic Party, an anti-Bolshevik political party. The poster was issued in 1932.
About The Collection
Poster Plakat is a private collection of Soviet and Eastern Bloc political ephemera spanning 1916 to 1991. The collection contains over 1,000 original posters, poster maquettes and political leaflets from windowpane-sized posters up to large, multi-panel broadsides. Numerous artists are represented such as
Gustav Klutsis, Victor Deni, Nikolai Dolgorukov, Vladimir Stenberg, the Kukryniksy, Viktor Koretsky, and hundreds more. All posters are linen backed and ready for display.
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THE POSTER DATABASE
The database behind Poster Plakat is the most complete informational repository for Soviet and Eastern Bloc political posters anywhere on the Internet. The system was conceived by the owner of Poster Plakat and developed for the web by Deko Design, Inc. The database uses Algolia search support, a consumer-grade search engine.