Translation: The endless steppe has awakened from sleep,
spring brings to us the happiness of communism!
Poster Number: PP 1149
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Marize-Krasnokutskia, Mariia Alekseevna — Маризе-Краснокутская, Мария Алексеевна
Poster Notes: Illustrated on this poster is Dzhambul Dabaiuly (1846-1945), a Kazakh akyn (folksinger) popular during the Stalinist-era; the father figure next to Dzhambul is Kazakh and a war veteran. He is wearing a Hero of Socialist Labor medal awarded for achievements in the national economy and in culture
Media Size: 34x25
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: c.1951
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor M. Ioffe
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] October 17, 1950; Publication No. 9219; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 506-D; Price 1 ruble.
Print Run: 100,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A06471
Catalog Notes: PP 1149 Communist Culture b