Translation: The Third Year is Decisive.
fight for the third decisive year
Poster Number: PP 902
Artist: Artist Studios (Kh.M.) — Художественные Мастерские (ХМ)
Poster Notes: Original work by the "Artistic Workshop Leningrad” Kh.M., “Khudozhestvennye Masterskie” (Artist Studios).
Media Size: 38.5x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: State Lithography Workshop named for M. Tomskii, Leningrad
Printer Notes: In 1924, the 1st State Lithography Workshop in Leningrad was named in honor of Mikhail Pavlovich Tomskii (1880-1936), head of the Soviet trade union and the head of the State Publishing House. In the mid-1930s, this workshop became the 24th Lithography Workshop of Ogiz. Historically, the printing workshop had been owned by Fedor Kibbel' prior to Soviet nationalization and was located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg (A.K.A. Petrograd). The workshop was designated the “1st State Lithographic" upon termination of Kibbel'’s ownership.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1930
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Technical Information on Poster: Izogiz No. 242 P 36 Leningrad; Leningrad Regional Literature No. 701 B2; Price 35 kopeks; [Printed at] 3 Mir Street
Print Run: 20,000
Catalog Notes: PP 902 Economy b