Translation: Our Future - Communism!
Poster Number: PP 729
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Golub’, Petr Semenovich — Голубь, Петр Семенович
Media Size: 35х24.5
Poster Type: 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: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1950
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor P. Piskunov
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] February 25, 1950; Order No. 1372; Publication No. 9013; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Price 1 ruble
Print Run: 200,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A02063
Catalog Notes: PP 729 Communist Culture