Translation: May 1 [Karl Marx wrote] "Workers have nothing to lose but they have the whole world to gain".
Poster Number: PP 056
Artist: Apsit, Aleksandr Petrovich (Apsītis, Aleksandrs) — Апситис, Александр Петрович
Poster Notes: On the flag it reads: "Russian Socialist Federated Soviet Republic, Workers of the world, unite!"
Media Size: 41x32
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Printer not indicated
Publisher: VTsIK (All-Russian Central Executive Committee), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1919
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page184, poster 434; Russian Revolutionary Posters by V. Polonskii (1925), page 136, poster 193
Catalog Notes: PP 056 Events