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Molten steel down the throats of the fascists!

Poster Number: PP 008
Category: World War II
Media Size: 32x23
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1941
Editorial Information: Editor Ovchinnikov.
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for printing June 24, 1941. BF-3565. Format 76 x 110–1/2. 70 kopeks. Order No. 448. Price 1 ruble.
Glavlit Directory Number: BF-3565.
Catalog Notes: PP 008 World War II
Artist: Baliasnyi, Mikhail Matveevich — Балясный, Михаил Матвеевич
Mikhail Matveevich Baliasnyi was an Imperial Russian and Soviet-era artist. He graduated in 1909 from Kharkov Art School and during the Soviet era he was principally engaged in the creation of agitprop (agitational) art. From the 1920s to the 1930s, Baliasnyi created art work that centered on the Russian Civil War and on national construction projects. From 1937 he lived and worked in Kiev. During World War II, Baliasnyi was evacuated to Siberia. He designed several patriotic ...
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Artist: Kruzhkov, Il'ia Markovich — Кружков, Илья Маркович
Artist: Kruchakov, Samuil Abramovich — Кручаков, Самуил Абрамович
Printer: NKMP Lithography Workshop of Ukrpoligraftrust Book and Publishing Plant, Kiev — НКМП УССР Укрполиграфтрест, Литография книжно-журн фабрика, Киев
NKMP (People's Commissariat of Local Industry) utilized the lithography workshop under the management of the Ukrpoligraftrust (Ukrainian Printing Trust). The workshop was located at 59 Henri Barbusse (a.k.a. Vasilii Tiutiunnik) Street in Kiev, the capital of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic.
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Publisher: Mistetstvo (Art Publishing House), Ukrainian SSR — Мистецтво (Искусство издательство Госкомиздата УССР)
Mistetstvo (Art Publishing House) was founded in Kharkov (Ukrainian SSR) between 1932-'34. It moved to Kiev in 1935. The publisher's chief output comprised of posters, portraits, artistic monographs and sheet music.
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