Translation: Glory to Soviet Sailors!
Poster Number: PP 1069
Artist: Ivanov, Viktor Semenovich — Иванов, Виктор Семёнович
Poster Notes: The sailor on the poster is a World War II veteran because he is wearing the medal "For Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945" in addition to the Order of the Patriotic War 1st class. On his service cap it reads "Naval-Forces".
Media Size: 37.5x25
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: 24th Lithography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga Trust of Ogiz, Leningrad
Printer Notes: Historically, the 24th Lithography Workshop was owned by Fedor Kibbel' prior to Soviet nationalization. It was located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg (Petrograd). By the 1930s, this workshop became the 24th Lithography Workshop of Ogiz (Association of State Book and Magazine Publishers) and it was managed by the Poligrafkniga (Book and Magazine Printing) Trust.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1945
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor K. Erinova
Technical Information on Poster: Authorized for printing June 10, 1945; Volume 2 sheets of paper; Publication No. 6720; Order No. 47; Price 1 ruble
Print Run: 100,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-19496
Catalog Notes: PP 1069 Military b