August 1st Demonstration.
[On the left] Liberate [André] Marty and all our imprisoned men; [On the right] Down with the Fascist Social Insurance law; [Bottom] United Front of the Exploited Against the Imperialist War for Defense of the USSR.
Poster Number: PP 115
Poster Notes: Poster is in French language; André Marty (1886-1956) was a French Communist Party leader who led a mutiny in an attempt to stop the French Navy from acting against the Russian Revolution of 1917. Tried and imprisoned, he was released in 1923. This poster pre-dates Marty's prison release.
Media Size: 35.5x27.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c. 1920
Sources & Citation: Cootypographie (Courbevoie) (1950). La Cootypographie: 1900-1950: Société ouvrière d'imprimerie, onze rue de Metz, Courbevoie, Seine. Courbevoie: Cootypographie.
Catalog Notes: PP 115 International
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
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Printer: Cootypographie Typography Workshop, France —
Publisher: Publisher not indicated —