Kerenshina

Poster Number: PP 029
Poster Notes: Kerenshina is a nickname for the Russian Provisional Government after WWI led by Aleksandr Kerenskii. The poster satires Kerensky as the head of the Provisional Government in Russia prior to the Bolshevik revolution.
Media Size: 22x16
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1929
Technical Information on Poster: Publication No. 32858; Order No. 1389
Glavlit Directory Number: A-844462
Catalog Notes: PP 029 Communist Culture
Artist: Kukryniksy — Кукрыниксы
The Kukryniksy was an artistic collective formed by three cartoonists. The name of the collective was derived from the combined surnames of each member; Mikhail Kupriianov, Porfirii Krylov, and Nikolai Sokolov. The satirical Illustrations of the Kukryniksy were widely published in Soviet newspapers and magazines starting in the 1930s. Between the summer of 1941 and the spring of 1945, the three artists were an integral part of the TASS Windows studio in Moscow, designing at least seventy-four ...
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Artist: Kuprianov, Mikhail Vasil'evich — Куприянов, Михаил Васильевич
Mikhail Vasil'evich Kuprianov was part of the artistic collective, Kukryniksy. See kukryniksy.
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Artist: Krylov, Porfirii Nikitich — Крылов, Порфирий Никитич
Porfirii Nikitich Krylov was part of the artistic collective, Kukryniksy. See kukryniksy.
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Artist: Sokolov, Nikolai Aleksandrovich — Соколов, Николай Александрович
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Sokolov was part of the artistic collective, Kukryniksy. See kukryniksy.
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Printer: Mospoligraf (Moscow Polygraphic), Moscow — Мосполиграф, Москва
Mospoligraf was a state-owned printing trust located in Moscow. When the Soviet Union formulated a plan in 1921 to consolidate the nation’s largest and best printing operators into state-owned trusts; Mospoligraf was organized in 1922 to carry out consolidation of the Moscow printing industry. With a staff of over two thousand, Mospoligraf was the second-largest printing trust organized in Moscow outside of the Mospechat’ trust, and it oversaw a myriad of houses under local printing sections such...
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Publisher: State Publishing House, Moscow-Leningrad — Государственное издательство, Москва-Ленинград
For backstory, please see the entries for State Publishing House, Moscow and State Publishing House.
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