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February 1917

Poster Number: PP 553
Category: Revolution
Poster Notes: The image is of Tsar Nicholas II hanging on his broken crown.
Media Size: 38.5x27.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1966
Editorial Information: Editor G. Shchetkin.
Technical Information on Poster: August 16, 1966. Publication No. 1-127. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 878. Price 10 kopeks. 8-2-2/66
Glavlit Directory Number: A 15676
Catalog Notes: PP 553 Revolution b
Artist: Dolgorukov, Nikolai Andreevich — Долгоруков, Николай Андреевич
In 1928, Nikolai Andreevich Dolgorukov moved from his native Ekaterinburg to Moscow to attend VKhUTEIN (Higher State Artistic and Technical Institute). After that organization dissolved in 1930, Dolgorukov continued his studies at the Moscow Polygraphic Institute under the tutelage of artists Lev Bruni and Dimitri Moor. Dolgorukov's training was in illustrated political satire as well as in poster design, and each area became the main focus of his long career. After graduation, he collaborated with fellow poster ...
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Printer: Moscow Typolithography Workshop No. 5 —
Publisher: Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist), Moscow — Советский художник, Москва
Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist) was a publishing house that chiefly served the Artists’ Union of the USSR. The house was founded in Moscow in 1963 during a period of reorganization within the state publishing sector. Sovetskii Khudozhnik turned out albums, art reproductions, postcards and art books, catalogs, brochures and, posters. It also produced illustrated monographs on contemporary artists and collections. In the early 1990s, it was renamed Galart Publishing House.
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