[Left panel with Soviet worker] The good of the nation-The Law of Socialism. There is no exploitation, oppression or unemployment under socialism! [Right panel with U.S. worker] Exploitation, oppression, unemployment–The Wolfish Law of Capitalism. This is reality for millions of workers in capitalistic countries...

Poster Number: PP 088
Category: Cold War
Media Size: 45x34
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1954
Editorial Information: Editor E. Povolotskaia
Catalog Notes: PP 088 Cold War
Artist: Ivanov, Viktor Semenovich — Иванов, Виктор Семёнович

Viktor Ivanov attended Moscow Secondary Professional Art School from 1926 to 1929. In 1928, he took classes at a studio of Dmitrii Kardovskii and, from 1929 to 1933, he continued his education at the Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture affiliated with the Russian Academy of Arts in Leningrad. Viktor Ivanov began to work for the central publishing house Ogiz-Izogiz in 1931 where he achieved acclaim as a graphic designer with a concentration in poster development. Ivanov began to exhibit professionally in 1934.  He contributed to the TASS (Telegraph Agency of the Soviet Union) Studios between 1941 and 1943 and created approximately nineteen posters for that entity.

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Printer: Printer not indicated —
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow —

Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".

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