Poster Number: PP 692
Artist: Illegible Name — Неразборчивое Имя
Poster Notes: This poster likely had a black border and was used as a commemorative image immediately following the death of Vladimir Lenin in 1924.
Media Size: 18x14
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Typolithography Workshop of Geokartprom V.T.U. (Millitary Topographic Directorate)
Printer Notes: In 1918, the Soviets nationalized the printing workshop of the brothers V. and G. Mennert in Moscow located at 9 Bol'shaia Polianka (later, Soviet Street). The workshop became Geokartprom (Union of Production Enterprises of the Military Topographic Directorate, Headquarters of the Red Army), a state-owned trust that centralized government mapping. Geokartprom, was under the direction of the V.T.U. (Military Technical Administration). The Soviets later named the printing house in honor of Evlampii Aleksandrovich Dunaev (1877-1919), a local Bolshevik Duma leader.
Publisher: A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution)
Publishing Date: 1927
Publisher Notes: The Association of Artists of the Revolution was an artist cooperative from 1928 to 1932. From 1922-1928 it was called the Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia.
Technical Information on Poster: No. 287 2682; Price 5 kopeks.
Print Run: 2000 (print run listed as 2,000)
Glavlit Directory Number: A-6945
Catalog Notes: PP 692 Lenin