Translation: Long live the brotherly union and great friendship of the peoples of the USSR!
Poster Number: PP 891
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
Poster Notes: The eleven flags read "Greetings to Great Stalin" and are in the languages (right to left) of: Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Azerbaijani, Georgian, Armenian, Kazakh, Tajik, Kirghiz, Turkmen and Uzbek. This poster reflects results of the 1936 'Stalin Constitution' whereby the Kazakh and Kirghiz ASSRs were elevated to republic status. Additionally at that time, the Transcaucasian Federation was split into three republics-- Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia-- creating a total of eleven Soviet republics.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Printer not indicated
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1938
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Technical Information on Poster: Sent to printer July 4, 1938. Approved for printing July 7, 1938. Art [Publishing House] No. 588. Order No. 684. Page format [ill...] x 104 cm. 1 large sheet. Price 70 kopeks
Print Run: 70,000
Glavlit Directory Number: B-47534
Catalog Notes: PP 891 Communist Culture