Translation: For Peace, For People’s Democracy!
Poster Number: PP 872
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Ivanov, Konstantin Konstantinovich — Иванов, Константин Константинович
Poster Notes: The statue on this poster is "Worker and Kolkhoz Woman" (Rabochii i Kolkhoznitsa) by the artist Vera Mukhina. Originally on display at the Soviet pavilion during the 1937 World's Fair in Paris, it was moved to Moscow after the fair and later restored to spectacular grandeur in 2009. In addition, this statue was used as the logo for Mosfilm (Moscow Film) studio. From right to left are flags of Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Albania, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Romania, and Hungary.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: None indicated
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1948
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor A. Druzhkov
Technical Information on Poster: 2 full sheets. Tsv-2 [illegible]. Price 1 ruble.
Glavlit Directory Number: A-02023
Catalog Notes: PP 872 Communist Culture b