Translation: Good Welcome!
Poster Number: PP 1124
Artist: Kossov, A. — Коссов, А.
Poster Notes: A female middle school student escorts the younger cadet on his first day of school. As was the Soviet-era (and Russian) custom, the cadet holds flowers destined for his teacher.
Media Size: 33x24
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat of Sovnarkhoz of the RSFSR, Kalinin
Printer Notes: The Poligrafkombinat (printing plant) of Kalinin was the printer for Sovnarkhoz RSFSR (Regional Council of National Economy of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic) of the city of Kalinin (now known as Tver), northwest of Moscow. The printer was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street). Sovnarkhoz was a system of economic reorganization that came about in 1957 whereby over 100 "economic regions" were created to reduce the previous state administered policy of a top-down approach to local economies.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1958
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Editorial Information: Editor M. Sergeeva
Technical Information on Poster: July 3, 1957. Publication No. 1-422. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 350. Price 1 ruble.
Print Run: 200,000
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh04795
Catalog Notes: PP 1124 Youth