Translation: The Great Stalin – the Standard of the Friendship of the Peoples of the USSR!
Poster Number: PP 1003
Artist: Koretskii, Viktor Borisovich (Koretsky, Victor) — Корецкий, Виктор Борисович
Media Size: 33.5x22
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: Leningrad Offset Printing Plant
Printer Notes: Located at 9 Kronverkskaia Street in Leningrad, the Leningrad Offset Printing Plant had its roots in Imperial Russia. It was a large printing house founded in 1881 by Theodore Kibbel (Fedor Fyodorovich Kibbel) located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg, (A.K.A. Petrograd).
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1950
Publisher Notes: Iskusstvo was the Art Publishing House (A.K.A. Visual Arts Publishing) that was created in 1936 from Ogiz-Izogiz (State Art and Literature Publishing House). It disseminated books and journals dealing with graphic design and the fine arts, and it issued numerous posters. Since the Iskusstvo banner was part of the State Printing Works in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) and Moscow, its two main offices were located in those two cities.
Editorial Information: Editor V. Bespalova
Technical Information on Poster: Approved for printing August 15, 1950; Printing No. 9141; Order No. 1161; Price 1 Ruble
Print Run: 200,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-05244
Catalog Notes: PP 1003 Stalin b