Translation: Learn the Great Path of the Party of Lenin and Stalin!
Poster Number: PP 875
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Belopol'skii, Boris Naumovich — Белопольский, Борис Наумович
Poster Notes: The title of the book is "History of the All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks) – Short Course". This was a Stalinist text glorifying the leader and it was hand-edited by him. Introduced in 1938, it was repudiated in the 1950s.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: Leningrad Offset Printing Plant
Printer Notes: The Leningrad Offset Printing Plant had its roots in Imperial Russia. It was a large printing house founded in 1881 by Theodore Kibbel (Fedor Fyodorovich Kibbel) located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg, (A.K.A. Petrograd). In the 1950s, the printing house name was changed to the Leningrad Offset Printing Plant.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1952
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor V. Bespalova
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted December 3, 1951; Publication No. 9774; 2 full sheets; Order No...[illegible]
Print Run: 300,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A 09675
Catalog Notes: PP 875 Communist Culture b