Pending translation

Poster Number: PP 1056
Category: World War II
Poster Notes:

Poster is in Latvian language.
LTA Logs [windows poster] No. 7.

Media Size: 28.5x21.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1945
Editorial Information: Text Editor Meinhard Rudziš
Technical Information on Poster: Signed off for Printing September 6, 1945; Paper Format 73x103; Order No. 238.; Price 4 rubles.
Glavlit Directory Number: JT02247
Catalog Notes: PP 1056 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.

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Printer: VAPP Typography, Riga —

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

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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.

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