Translation: Glory to soviet pilots - proud falcons of our motherland!
Poster Number: PP 901
Artists: Denisov, Nikolai Viktorovich — Денисов, Николай Викторович; Vatolina, Nina Nikolaevicha — Ватолина, Нина Николаевна;
Poster Notes: Pictured with Stalin is Kliment Voroshilov (1881-1969), Commissar of Defense. He was a Marshal of the Soviet Union (despite his reputation for being a poor strategist) before and during the U.S.S.R.’s involvement in World War II. After Stalin’s death in 1953, Voroshilov was removed from a position of direct political power.
Media Size: 37.5x25
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Gudok Typography Workshop, Moscow
Printer Notes: The Railway industry newspaper was called Gudok, meaning "whistle"
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1938
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor M. Ioffe; Technical editor I. Kabanov
Technical Information on Poster: Printed on a rotogravure machine at “Gudok” Typography Workshop. Moscow, 7 Stankevich Street.
Print Run: 130,000
Glavlit Directory Number: illegible
Catalog Notes: PP 901 Stalin