Translation: 15 Years of the SED (Socialist Unity Party of Germany or, Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands)
Poster Number: PP 850
Category: Comecon-Warsaw Pact
Artist: Sauer, C. — Зауэр З.
Poster Notes: Poster is in German language; [On podium, left to right]: Otto Grotewohl (first Prime Minister of the DDR); Walter Ulbricht, (Secretary of the SED and later, Chairman of the Council of State); Wilhelm Pieck (first President of the DDR); [Faces on placards]: at left are August Bebel and Clara Zetkin, at right are Karl Liebknecht, Rosa Luxemburg and Ernst Thälmann seen wearing a cap.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Berlin Printing House
Printer Notes: According to historical catalogues of the German printing trade, the Berlin Printing House (Berliner Druckerei in German) was located at 43 Dresdener Strasse in East Berlin.
Publisher: Central Committee of the Socialist Unity Party, East Germany
Publishing Date: 1964
Publisher Notes: The Socialist Unity Party of Germany or, SED (Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands), was the ruling party in the East German parliament. The nation of East Germany (Deutsche Demokratische Republik) or DDR, existed from 1949 to 1990.
Technical Information on Poster: Ag 220/60 DDR- (13) Berlin Printing House; SED Department of Agitation and Propaganda
Catalog Notes: PP 850 Comecon-Warsaw Pact (oversized)