Translation: Every blow of the mallet is a blow against the enemy!
Russian Socialist Federated Soviet Republic
" Workers of all countries, unite!"
Poster Number: PP 474
Category: Civil War
Artist: Deni (Denisov), Viktor Nikolaevich — Дени (Денисов), Виктор Николаевич
Poster Notes: The old man on the receiving end of the ammunition forged from Soviet steel is a Polish ‘Pan’ or Lord.
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publisher: Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic, RSFSR
Publishing date: 1920
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.
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 363, poster 2185
Catalog Notes: PP 474 Civil War b