Translation: Glory to the Soviet Border Patrol!
Poster Number: PP 1027
Artist: Solov'ev, Mikhail Mikailovich — Соловьёв, Михаил Михайлович
Poster Notes: The soldier is wearing the green accent colors associated with border patrol troops. He carries with him the PPSH-41 machine gun.
Media Size: 35x25
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: Printing plant named for Dunaev
Printer Notes: Evlampii Aleksandrovich Dunaev (1877-1919) was assistant chairman of the Soviet of Nizhny Novgorod and a member of its presidium. He also was a Bolshevik member of the municipal duma. In the period immediately following the Russian Revolution, Dunaev worked in the provisioning committee and in the Nizhny Novgorod Council of the Economy. He reportedly died from typhus.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1951
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor B. Vorontsov
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] November 11, 1950. Publication No. 9244. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 543-D. Price 1 ruble.
Print Run: 50,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A09007
Catalog Notes: PP 1027 Military b; Sister poster PP 1028