Translation: The Fourteenth Year Of October
Poster Number: PP 475
Artist: A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution) — А.Х.Р (Ассоциация Художников Революции)
Poster Notes: Note the red worker-soldier is pushing away the trappings of fascism and war. He holds what appears to be a Soviet STZ-KhTZ 15/30 tractor, modified from the U.S. "International" model 10/20.
Media Size: 45x31.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: State Lithography Workshop named for M. Tomskii, Leningrad
Printer Notes: In 1924, the 1st State Lithography Workshop in Leningrad was named in honor of Mikhail Pavlovich Tomskii (1880-1936), head of the Soviet trade union and the head of the State Publishing House. In the mid-1930s, this workshop became the 24th Lithography Workshop of Ogiz. Historically, the printing workshop had been owned by Fedor Kibbel' prior to Soviet nationalization and was located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg (A.K.A. Petrograd). The workshop was designated the “1st State Lithographic" upon termination of Kibbel'’s ownership.
Publisher: A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution)
Publishing Date: 1930
Publisher Notes: The Association of Artists of the Revolution was an artist cooperative from 1928 to 1932. From 1922-1928 it was called the Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia.
Technical Information on Poster: Lithography Workshop No. 6954; [Printed at] 3 Mir Street
Print Run: 20,000
Catalog Notes: PP 475 Revolution b