Translation: “Comrades soldiers of the Red Army and sailors of the Red Navy, commanders and political operators, men and women partisans!Read Full Translation...“Comrades soldiers of the Red Army and sailors of the Red Navy, commanders and political operators, men and women partisans!
the whole world is looking at you as at a force which is able to totally destroy the pillaging hordes of German aggressors” -- Josef StalinClose Full Translation
Poster Number: PP 580
Artists: Ivanov, Viktor Semenovich — Иванов, Виктор Семёнович; Burova, Ol'ga Konstantinova — Бурова, Ольга Константиновна;
Poster Notes: The artist Burova is not credited yet research indicates she did design this poster with Ivanov.
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 1st Exemplary Ogiz RSFSR Typography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga Trust, Moscow
Printing date: 14-Jan-42
Printer Notes: Prior to Soviet nationalization, the 1st Exemplary Workshop was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnership in Moscow. The workshop was later placed under the Poligrafkniga Trust, owing to the fact that in 1921, the government consolidated the best printing houses into state-owned trusts. In turn, the 1st Exemplary Workshop printed jobs for the state publisher Ogiz (Association of State Book and Magazine Publishers).
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing date: 1942
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Print Run: 30,000
Catalog Notes: PP 580 Stalin