Translation: We are going farther, forward, to communism. -- J.V. Stalin
Poster Number: PP 226
Artist: Belopol'skii, Boris Naumovich — Белопольский, Борис Наумович
Media Size: 42x30
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Goznak Printing Plant, Moscow
Printer Notes: Goznak is the Russian securities entity. It controls the mints that strike coins and manufacture orders, decorations, and commemorative medals. It prints currency and in the early period of Soviet history, it printed a selection of posters. The printer is named for Viacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov (1890-1986), Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1950
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor B. Vorontsov.
Technical Information on Poster: September 20, 1950. Publication No. 9171. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 493. Price 1 ruble, 50 kopeks.
Print Run: 500,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A 07043.
Catalog Notes: PP 226 Stalin