Translation: Lenin lived. Lenin lives. Lenin will live!
Poster Number: PP 219
Artist: Ivanov, Viktor Semenovich — Иванов, Виктор Семёнович
Poster Notes: This poster is oversized. On the poster is the quote "Lenin Lived, Lenin Lives, Lenin Will Live Forever!" The quote was first published in the Komsomol magazine "Molodaia gvardiia" (Young Guard) and later adapted by the Soviet poet Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovskii (1893-1930) in his works on Lenin.
Media Size: 80.5x57
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. According to this poster, the workshop was placed under the auspices of the printing trust Soiuzpoligrafprom (All-Union Association of Printing Enterprises). 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: Plakat (All-Union Poster), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1975
Publisher Notes: Plakat, the "All-Union Poster Publishing House", was created in Moscow the mid-1970s
Editorial Information: Editor S. Kochanov; Technichal Editor R. Medvedeva
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for printing September 10, 1975; Format 70 x 100; Volume 4 sheets of paper; 5.2 conditional sheets of paper; Publication No. 1б-27; Offset paper No 1; Order No. 2175; the 1st Auxiliary Typography Workshop [is the] Recipient of the Order of the Revolution
Print Run: 60,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-08994
Catalog Notes: PP 219 Lenin (oversized)