Poster Number: PP 547
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Livanova, Vera Mikhailovna — Ливанова, Вера Михайловна
Poster Notes: Languages on poster: Russian, French, English, Spanish, Czech, Italian, German, Arabic, and Hindi.
Media Size: 41.5x31
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop named for A. A. Zhdanov, Moscow
Printer Notes: After World War II, the 1st Exemplary Typography was named in honor of Andrei Alexandrovich (A.A.) Zhdanov (1896-1948), a Soviet Communist Party leader. The printer provided for Sovnarkhoz (Regional Council of National Economy) of Moscow. Historically, the 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnerhip. Ivan Sytin, a book-publishing magnate, had his printing shop at Valovaia and Piatnitskaia streets in Moscow. In 1919, Sytin's plant was nationalized by the Bolsheviks.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow
Publishing Date: c.1964
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Editorial Information: Editor M. Iastrzhembskaia
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] December 4, 1963; Publication No. 1-270; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 1146; Price 10 kopeks
Print Run: 191,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A10975.
Catalog Notes: PP 547 Communist Culture b