Translation: Jambul, the Kazakh bard, sings a song of Stalin “Stalin is the wisest man of the people! He is closer to you than your father! He is shining with light for the children of all nations, big and small! Stalin is like a fairy tale tree!Read Full Translation...
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“Stalin is the wisest man of the people! He is closer to you than your father! He is shining with light for the children of all nations, big and small! Stalin is like a fairy tale tree! You can see his power from everywhere! Every leaf is a priceless gem! He is shedding a soft light on you. Pioneer, always remember that Stalin is the best example for you, he gives you his shining smile like a father for children of all nations big and small!”
Poster Number: PP 032
Artist: Arakelov, Vartan Neresovich — Аракелов, Вартан Нерсесович
Poster Notes: Illustrated on this poster is Dzhambul Dabaiuly (1846-1945), a Kazakh akyn (folksinger) popular during the Stalinist-era.
Media Size: 40.5x28
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: 4th Poligraphic Plant named for Lenin, Kiev
Printer Notes: The 4th Poligraphic Plant for Lenin was located in Kiev, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, at 2 Kalinin Square (today, Maidan Nezalezhnosti).
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1939
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor A. Druzhkov; Technical Editor A. Rosenberg
Technical Information on Poster: Iskusstvo No. 4188; Submitted for production April 8, 1938; Approved for printing October 8, 1939; Standard Format 62 x 94; 2 sheets of paper; Order No. 175; Price 70 kopeks
Print Run: 75,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-8371
Catalog Notes: PP 032 Stalin b