Translation: Our knowledge and strength…People!
Poster Number: PP 117
Artist: Belopol'skii, Boris Naumovich — Белопольский, Борис Наумович
Media Size: 36.5x27
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop named for A. A. Zhdanov, Moscow
Printer Notes: Prior to Soviet nationalization, the 1st Exemplary was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnerhip. Ivan Sytin, a book-publishing magnate, had his printing shop at Valovaia and Piatnitskaia streets in Moscow. Around 1918, Sytin's printing plant and the Royal (state) Print Yard were both nationalized by the Bolsheviks. After World War II, the 1st Exemplary Typography was named in honor of Andrei Alexandrovich (A.A.) Zhdanov (1896-1948), a Soviet Communist Party leader.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1955
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Editorial Information: Editor E. Povolotskaia.
Technical Information on Poster: October 20, 1955. Publication No. 0306. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 1029. Price 1 ruble. 1st Department for the Printing Industry
Print Run: 150,000
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh06956.
Catalog Notes: PP 117 Workers