Translation: Red Front
Poster Number: PP 1119
Artists: Mikhailov, Nikolai Ivanovich — Михайлов, Николай Иванович; Sokolov-Skalia (Sokolov), Pavel Petrovich — Соколов-Скаля (Соколов), Павел Петрович
Poster Notes: Poster is in Russian, Chinese and German languages; Poster combines themes of international worker solidarity with goals of industrialization while Stalin’s quote emphasizes their tie.
Media Size: 42x29
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 13th State Typography of Ogiz, Moscow
Printer Notes: The 13th Typography of Ogiz was located at 30 Denisovkii Street in Moscow.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1931
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Technical Information on Poster: Izogiz No. 2147; Order No. 4856 R. 32 No. 350; Price 50 kopeks
Print Run: 10,000
Glavlit Directory Number: B-7563
Sources: Mercer and Middlesex Auction catalogs: June 5, 2011, June 30, 2012
Catalog Notes: PP 1119 Military b