Translation: Long Live the 24th International Day of Youth!
For Peace, Freedom, and Democracy, Against Fascism and War!
Poster Number: PP 982
Artist: Proporokov, Boris Ivanovich — Пророков, Борис Иванович
At the lower right corner holding up the hatchet are animal characters representing Imperial Japan, Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany.
The soldier with rifle held high likely represents a member of the Spanish Republican Army while the soldier below him likely represents the Communist Chinese Army.
Media Size: 39x26
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Detgiz (Children's State Book Printing)
Printer Notes: Detgiz Book Printing Plant was located in Moscow at 49 Sushchevskii Rampart. The poster was printed under the TSK (Central Committee of the Communist Party), VSKLM (All-Union Leninist Young Communist League) or, Komsomol.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1938
Publisher Notes: Iskusstvo was the Art Publishing House (A.K.A. Visual Arts Publishing) that was created in 1936 from Ogiz-Izogiz (State Art and Literature Publishing House).
Editorial Information: Editor Druzhkov, A.; Text Editor Kabanov, I.
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for production on June 9, 1938; Approved for printing June 27, 1938; Iskusstvo No. 9567; Order No. 871; Standard Format 62x92; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Price 70 Kopeks
Print Run: 100,000
Glavlit Directory Number: B-43720
Catalog Notes: PP 982 Youth