Translation: Long live Stalin’s Constitution! Life is getting better, life is getting happier!
Poster Number: PP 232
Artist: Muchnik, G. — Мучник, Г.
Poster Notes: Reference is made to the 1936 Stalin Constitution. Sculptor, Sergei Merkurov, designed the statue of Stalin seen on the poster and the statue was erected in 1939 at the entry of the Plaza of the Mechanization of Agriculture at the All-Union Agricultural Exhibition in Moscow.
Media Size: 39.5x27
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Gudok Typography Workshop, Moscow
Printer Notes: The Railway industry newspaper was called Gudok, meaning "whistle"
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1939
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor I. Shatrovskii. Technical Editor I. Kabanov.
Technical Information on Poster: Iskusstvo No. 4535. Index R-10. Submitted for production November 5, 1939. Approved for printing October 31, 1939. Standard format 62 x 94 - Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 3189. Price 70 kopeks. Printed on an offset rotary press at "Gudok" [Typography Workshop, Moscow, 7 Stankevich Street]
Print Run: 50,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-20178.
Catalog Notes: PP 232 Stalin