We should judge for ourselves. Citizens are obliged without exception to participate in justice and in the governance of the country. --V. I. Lenin

Poster Number: PP 1059
Category: Lenin
Poster Notes: The woman illustrated on the poster is holding a book titled "Constitution of the RSFSR".
Media Size: 37x25
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1960
Editorial Information: Editor V. Rukavishnikov
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved for printing] August 1, 1960; Publication No. 1-501; Order No. 1092; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Price 1 ruble (s 1/January 1961 g.-10 kopeks)
Glavlit Directory Number: A07586
Catalog Notes: PP 1059 Lenin
Artist: Dement'ev, Rem Mikhailovich — Дементьев, Рэм Михайлович

Rem Mikhailovich Dement'ev spent the majority of his professional career working in the graphic and illustrated arts. He studied at the Art Institute of the Estonian SSR where he graduated in 1956. After initiating his career, he worked at the Estonian Book Publishing House designing and illustrating books. Dement'ev also worked with the State Publishing House (Izogiz) and with the Military Publishing House of the Ministry of Defense of the USSR (Voenizdat MVC USSR). Rem Dement'ev chiefly focused on designs incorporating the social themes of childhood and specifically the ones involving the Pioneer organization for Soviet youth.

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Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat —

The Kalinin Poligrafkombinat was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street) in Kalinin (now known as Tver), a city northwest of Moscow. Poligrafkombinat is the portmanteau word for "printing plant". Throughout its existence, the name of this printing plant changed depending on the various state-owned trusts that handled its management.

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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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