Translation: Spring labor in the fields is your contribution to victory
Poster Number: PP 197
Artist: Ganf (Iang), Iosif Abramovich — Ганф (Янг), Иосиф Абрамович
Media Size: 43x31
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: Izvetsia (News) All-Union Central Executive Committee Typography Offset Print Shop
Printer Notes: The Izvestia (News) All-Union Central Executive Committee Typography Offset Print Shop was located in Moscow and it printed the Izvestia newspaper. Both Izvestia and Pravda (Truth) were the leading newspapers in the Soviet Union. One Soviet-era joke said, "there is no news in Pravda and no truth in Izvestia".
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".
Editorial Information: Editor Filatiev. Technical Editor Grishchuk.
Technical Information on Poster: Izogiz No. 1217. R. 36. No. 176; Order No. 2094
Print Run: 60,000
Glavlit Directory Number: B-2123
Sources: Duiker, W.J., Spielvogel, J. J. (2015). Cengage advantage books: World history, complete. Wadsworth, Boston, MA.
Catalog Notes: PP 197 Agriculture