Poster Plakat A Collection of Posters from the Soviet Union and its Satellite Nations

Translation: The Soviet Union is glittering with jewels, "The Kazakh, Armenian and Belorussian are free!" The Tadjik and the people beyond the Caspian sea Sixty ethnic groups have arisen together from the ashes "Stalin is taking care, raising and guiding " "The g…Read Full Translation...

The Soviet Union is glittering with jewels,
"The Kazakh, Armenian and Belorussian are free!"
The Tadjik and the people beyond the Caspian sea
Sixty ethnic groups have arisen together from the ashes
"Stalin is taking care, raising and guiding "
"The great brotherhood of the people, which is in flower."
From the book “On The Brotherhood Of Nations” by the national poet Jambul

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Poster Number: PP 203
Category: Stalin
Artist: Azhigirov, Alexander Prokofievich — Ажигиров, Александр Прокофьевич
Poster Notes: Dzhambul Dzhabaev was a Kazakh akyn [folksinger] popular during the Stalinist-era.
Media Size: 39x28
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 24th Lithography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga Trust of Ogiz, Leningrad
Printer Notes: Historically, the 24th Lithography Workshop was owned by Fedor Kibbel' prior to Soviet nationalization. It was located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg (Petrograd). By the 1930s, this workshop became the 24th Lithography Workshop of Ogiz (Association of State Book and Magazine Publishers) and it was managed by the Poligrafkniga (Book and Magazine Printing) Trust.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1940
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor A. Rachevskii; Technical Editor I. Kabanov
Technical Information on Poster: Iskusstvo No. 4296; Index R-10; Order No. 1997; Submitted for production August 11, 1939 [and] Approved for printing September 23, 1939; Standard format 62 x 92; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Price 7 kopeks; [Printed at] 3 Mir Street
Glavlit Directory Number: A-12198
Catalog Notes: PP 203 Stalin