Translation: Greetings for [International Women’s Day] the 8th of March
Poster Number: PP 251
Artist: Toidze, Iraklii Moiseevich — Тоидзе, Ираклий Моисеевич
Poster Notes: This poster is shrink-wrapped on foamcore. March 8th is International Woman's Day. The rocket in the background is Vostok 6, the last spacecraft in the U.S.S.R.'s manned-flight program. In 1963, it carried Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space.
Media Size: 37.5x24
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat of Glavpoligrafprom
Printer Notes: The Kalinin Poligrafkombinat of Glavpoligrafprom was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street) in Kalinin (now, Tver) a city northwest of Moscow. Poligrafkombinat is the portmanteau word for "printing plant". The plant was under the management of Glavpoligrafprom (Main Directorate of the Printing Industry) during the mid-1950s into the 1970s.
Publisher: Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1964
Editorial Information: Editor O. Ivashchenko.
Technical Information on Poster: September 5, 64. Publication No. 1-549. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 572. Price 10 kopeks.
Print Run: 180,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A00790
Catalog Notes: PP 251 Women (Shrink Wrap)