Glory to our brave Red Army that saved the independence of our homeland and won the victory for over the enemy!

Poster Number: PP 087
Category: Military
Poster Notes: Poster is in Latvian language.
Media Size: 43x31
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1945
Editorial Information: Editor V. Bušs; Technical Editor Ž. Ventaskrast
Technical Information on Poster: VAPP Art Publishers; LTS Logs No.1; Order No. 1143; Price 5 rubles
Glavlit Directory Number: JT01287
Sources & Citation: National Paramilitary Library Of Georgia
Catalog Notes: PP 087 World War II b
Artist: Karpenko, Mikhail Mikhailovich (Karpenko, Mihails) — Карпенко, Михаил Михайлович

Mikhail Mikhailovich Karpenko lived most of his life in Riga, Latvia and he never received any specialized artistic training during his career. While he is best known for his illustrations in children's books, he also designed political posters.

Printer: VAPP Typography, Riga —

VAPP is the Department of State Book Publishers and Polygraphic Enterprises (Valsts apgādniecības un poligrāfijas uzņēmumu pārvaldes).

Publisher: VAPP (Department of State Book Publishers and Polygraphic Enterprises), Riga — ВАПП, художественное издательство

VAPP was the Department of State Book Publishers and Polygraphic Enterprises (Valsts apgādniecību un poligrāfisko uzņēmumu pārvaldes in Latvian). Founded in Latvia around 1940 with support of the USSR, the publisher VAPP was located at 11 Moskovskaia Street (today Teatrealnaia) in Riga, capital of the Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic.