Translation: For Red Petrograd!
For Red Finland!
[Above the flag]
Workers of all countries unite!
[On the flag]
Poster Number: PP 437
Category: Civil War
Artist: Arraf, Jirri (Arrak, Siri)
Media Size: 45.5х32
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publisher: Political Directorate of the R.V.S.R. (Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic)
Publishing Date: c.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.
Print Run: 50,000
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 540, poster 1140
Catalog Notes: PP 437 Civil War b