Poster Plakat A Collection of Posters from the Soviet Union and its Satellite Nations

Translation: Let’s Sow Our Native Fields Wonderfully Well! [On the book] Plan for spring sowing 1946 “Luch” [Beam Of Light] Collective Farm
Poster Number: PP 496
Category: Agriculture
Artist: Alferov, Iuri — Алферов, Юпий
Poster Notes: The farmer on the poster is likely a war veteran as he is wearing a military standard issue telogreika padded jacket. The tractor is a Stalinets model 65 ( S-65) with a modified cabin. The S-65 was built by the Chelyabinsk Tractor Factory.
Media Size: 37.5x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: None indicated
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1946
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor P. Piskunov.
Technical Information on Poster: March 1, 1946, Publication No. 6977. Volume 1 sheet of paper. L.M. 309. Price 1 ruble.
Glavlit Directory Number: A 03567
Catalog Notes: PP 496 Agriculture