Poster Plakat A Collection of Posters from the Soviet Union and its Satellite Nations

Translation: Take revenge on the German dogs! “The German beasts even reached your home. They stole all your belongings. They threw out your wife, Nastia [Anastasia] Galkin, along with the children.Read Full Translation...Take revenge on the German dogs! “The German beasts even reached your home. They stole all your belongings. They threw out your wife, Nastia [Anastasia] Galkin, along with the children. As they fled down the street, your wife Nastia was struck and killed by a German bullet. The elder daughter, Olia [Ol’ga], and the little son, Vania [Ivan], broke down in tears, but Nastia no longer heard them. . .” – From a letter to the front to Private Galkin.Close Full Translation
Poster Number: PP 844
Category: World War II
Artist: Golovanov, Leonid Fedorovich — Голованов, Леонид Федорович
Poster Notes: Although created by a different artist, compare this poster to PP 119 in the Collection with a similar theme.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Gosplanizdat, Moscow
Printer Notes: Gosplanizdat is the "State Publishing House of the Economic, Planning and Accounting and Statistical Literature of the State Planning Committee of the USSR"
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1943
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor E. Povolotskaia
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] November 24, 1942. Print Order No. 871. Publication No. 5953, size 1/2 sheet, cost 50 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: L105413
Catalog Notes: PP 844 WWII b