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: 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. The printer provided for Sovnarkhoz (Regional Council of National Economy) of Moscow. Historically, the 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnerhip. Ivan Sytin, a book-publishing magnate, had his printing shop at Valovaia and Piatnitskaia streets in Moscow. In 1919, Sytin's plant was nationalized by the Bolsheviks.
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: [Approved] 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