Translation: Comrades, rifles and hammers celebrate Red October
Poster Number: PP 636
Artist: Moor (Orlov), Dmitrii Stakhievich — Моор (Орлов), Дмитрий Стахиевич
Poster Notes: This poster is on foamcore.
Media Size: 40x32.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: MGSNKh Typo-lithography Workshop, Moscow
Printer Notes: Ivan Mikhailovich Mashistov (1851-1914) was founder and managing director of Mashistov Typolithography at 23 Bol'shaia Sadovaia Street in Moscow. His company printed magazines, historical books and during the First World War, the firm printed and published patriotic posters. Under the Soviets, Mashistov's printing business was nationalized and re-named the 15th Lithographic Workshop and was placed under the MGSNKh (Moscow City Council of National Economy).
Publisher: Political Directorate of the R.V.S.R. (Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic)
Publishing Date: c.1920
Publisher Notes: Litizdat was the portmanteau word for Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (R.V.S.R.) of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR). It distributed 7.5 million posters, postcards and lubok-styled images from 1919 to 1922.
Technical Information on Poster: No. 131.
Print Run: NA
Catalog Notes: PP 636 Revolution (foamcore)