Translation: Soldier, you are shedding your blood for the Revolution of workers and peasants.
Workers and peasants are taking away necessities from themselves and giving you clothes and shoes from their last possessions.
Poster Number: PP 377
Category: Civil War
Artist: Moor (Orlov), Dmitrii Stakhievich — Моор (Орлов), Дмитрий Стахиевич
Media Size: 37x27
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 1st State Typo-lithography Workshop, Moscow (formerly Sytin)
Printer Notes: Prior to Soviet nationalization, the 1st State Typo-lithography Workshop was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnership.
Publisher: Political Directorate of the R.V.S.R. (Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic)
Publishing Date: 1919
Publisher Notes: Litizdat was the portmanteau word for Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (R.V.S.R.) of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR). It distributed 7.5 million posters, postcards and lubok-styled images from 1919 to 1922
Technical Information on Poster: [Printed at] Piatnitskoe Department, Moscow, 71 Piatnitskaia Street
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 324, poster 1800.
Catalog Notes: PP 377 Civil War b