Translation: [On the tower]
The USSR Is A Stronghold Of Peace
[On the black flag]
[On the band of the barrel]
North Atlantic Treaty Organization Pact
[On the staves of the barrel]
Canada England France West Germany Belgium
Poster Number: PP 507
Category: Cold War
Artist: Ganf (Iang), Iosif Abramovich — Ганф (Янг), Иосиф Абрамович
Poster Notes: On the black flag: World Domination. On the band of the barrel: North Atlantic Treaty Organization. On the staves of the barrel: Canada England France West Germany Belgium.
Media Size: 37x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: 3rd Krasnii Proletarii (Red Proletarian) Typography Workshop of Glavpoligrafizdat, Moscow
Printer Notes: Krasnii Proletarii means "Red Proletariat"; Glavpoligrafizdat (Main Administration for Matters of Polygraphic Industry Publishing and Book Selling) was created in 1949 to oversee printing, publishing and book selling in the USSR; This Soviet printer was formerly the Ivan Kushnerev & Company Printing Shop prior to nationalization
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1951
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor M. Ioffe
Technical Information on Poster: February 28, 1951. Publication No. 9451. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 146. Price 1 ruble.
Print Run: 200,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A 02825
Catalog Notes: PP 507 Cold War