Translation: Higher, Farther, Faster!
Poster Number: PP 272
Artist: Viktorov, Valentin Petrovich — Викторов, Валентин Петрович
Poster Notes: The airplanes seen on this poster are MIG Sukhoi.
Media Size: 47x25
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat of Sovnarkhoz of the RSFSR, Kalinin
Printer Notes: The Poligrafkombinat (printing plant) of Kalinin was the printer for Sovnarkhoz RSFSR (Regional Council of National Economy of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic) of the city of Kalinin (now known as Tver), northwest of Moscow. The printer was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street). Sovnarkhoz was a system of economic reorganization that came about in 1957 whereby over 100 "economic regions" were created to reduce the previous state administered policy of a top-down approach to local economies.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1959
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Editorial Information: Editor K. Mistakidi
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved for printing] March 3, 1959; Publication No. 1-60; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 123; Price 1 ruble
Print Run: 125,000
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh01202
Catalog Notes: PP 272 Military b