Artist: Mrachkovskii, I. — Мрачковский, И.
Printer: 17th Typo-lithography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga Trust, Moscow — 17-я типография треста Полиграфкниги, Москва
Located in Moscow at 10 Shluzovaia Embankment, this printer was placed under the Moscow branch of the Poligrafkniga (Book and Magazine Printing) Trust. Printing trusts came about in 1921 when the Soviet government consolidated the best printing houses into state-owned trusts. Historically, the printing workshop at Shluzovaia Embankment served the publishing house of Tsentrizdat (Central Publishing House of the Peoples of the USSR). In 1931, Tsentrizdat was dissolved and at that point, the printing house was likely reorganized ...Read More About This Printer
Publisher: Ogiz-IzoGiz, Moscow-Leningrad — Огиз-Изогиз, Москва-Ленинград
Ogiz was the Association of the State Book and Magazine Publishers. Its main offices were located in Moscow and in Leningrad. The Sovnarkom of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic established Ogiz in 1930 to centralize publishing activities under a state monopoly in order to eliminate duplication of printed material, streamline and control publishing production and output, and to create a base for marketing books, training and technical manuals. In 1931, the Central Committee of the USSR ...Read More About This Publisher