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Poster Number: PP 1056
Category: World War II
Poster Notes: Poster is in Latvian language. Should you know the English translation of this poster, email the webmaster. 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 c
Artist: Karpenko, Mikhail Mikhailovich (Karpenko, Mihails) — Карпенко, Михаил Михайлович
Mikhail Mikhailovich Karpenko 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. Karpenko lived most of his life in Riga, Latvia and he performed design work for the Latvian State Publishing House and for the publishing houses of Khudozhestvennaia literatura, Detskaia literature and Malysh Belarus.   During World War II, Karpenko was called to military service. After being wounded in...
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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 January 1941 with support from the Soviet Union and via Decree of the Latvian SSR People's Council of Commissars; VAPP controlled the stationary (paper) distribution, book selling repositories and nearly all printing and publishing operations within the Latvian SSR. Its headquarters were located at 11 Moskovskaia Street (today Teatrealnaia Street) in Rig...
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