Translation: “The working class must create for itself its own technical-production intelligentsia!” – Stalin
Poster Number: PP 865
Poster Notes: This poster was produced by the Moscow chapter of Izoram. This group was part of a studio system composed of about 80 chapters overseen by the Visual Arts Department (IZO) of the Commissariat of Enlightenment (Narkompros).
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Izvestia All-Union Central Executive Committee of the USSR
Printer Notes: Offset printing by Izvestiia VsTsIK
Publisher: Ogiz-IzoGiz (Association of State Book-Magazine Publishing Houses and State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing date: 1932
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist". GIZ and its regional branches typically published Izoram posters.
Editorial Information: Editor Gal’dberg; Technical Editor Gusev
Technical Information on Poster: Izogiz No. 3344, I30, Submitted for production February 14, 1932. Approved for printing February 20, 1932 [Statistical format?] 72x100 –1/2 sheet. No. 840, Order No. 566. Price 40 kopeks.
Print Run: 30,050
Glavlit Directory Number: B-15976
Sources: Arus Auctions, 2016
Catalog Notes: PP 865 Workers b